List Of Abbreviations And Abbreviations

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LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS
AMISOM African Mission in Somalia
AIAI Al-Ittihad Al-Islami
AS Al Shabaab
AQ Al Qaeda
GWOT Global War on Terrorism
ICJ International Court of Justice
ICT Information and Communication Technology
ICU Islamic Courts Union
IED Improvised Explosive Devises
IR International Relations
KDF Kenyan Defense Force
NFD Northern Frontier District
NPPPP Northern Province People 's Progressive Party
TFG Transitional federal government
UN United Nations
USA United States of America
WFP World Food Program BIO Broadcast Information Operation

FAILED STATE AS A FUNCTION OF THE GROWTH OF TERRORISM IN EAST AFRICA: CASE STUDY SOMALIA
Chapter 1
1. Introduction
‘The group Al-Shabaab has released a video calling for attacks on shopping malls in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States in the propaganda video released Saturday.. .’ (Swaine, 2014).
‘For as long as your government [Kenyan] persists in its path of oppression, implements repressive policies and continues with the systematic persecution against innocent Muslims, our attacks will also continue. No amount of precaution or safety measures will be able to guarantee your safety, thwart another attack or prevent another bloodbath from occurring in your cities…’ (Curtis, 2014)

Officially recognized as the Federal Republic of Somalia, Somalia is located within the Horn of Africa bordering Ethiopia, Kenya and the Indian Ocean to the…
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