Terrorism’s Quiet Front

An NPR series looks at how poverty, porous borders and corruption may be breeding terrorism in the Horn of Africa.

Away from Iraq and Afghanistan, there’s a quiet war being waged against extremism in the volatile Horn of Africa. Eric Westervelt reports on the persistent terrorist threat from a region flooded with weapons and beleaguered by porous borders, endemic poverty and government corruption.

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