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Dialogue to Break the Deadlock: Engaging with Al-Shabaab in Somalia
Dialogue to Break the Deadlock: Engaging with Al-Shabaab in Somalia
Podcast / Africa

Extremism in Africa

Who are the extremists wreaking havoc in Africa, and what do they want? In this Crisis Group podcast, Africa Program Director Comfort Ero joins directors EJ Hoogendorn, Cedric Barnes and Rinaldo Depagne to discuss the rise of extremism across the continent, from Boko Haram in Nigeria to Al-Shabaab inSomalia and radical groups in Mali.

In this podcast, Comfort Ero is joined by EJ Hogendoorn, Rinaldo Depagne, and Cedric Barnes to discuss radical extremist groups in Africa, from Boko Haram in Nigeria, to Al Shabaab in Somalia. CRISIS GROUP
Video / Africa

Dialogue to Break the Deadlock: Engaging with Al-Shabaab in Somalia

In this video, Crisis Group’s senior Somalia analyst Omar Mahmood discusses how the war with Al-Shabaab’s Islamist insurgency has dragged on for fifteen years. As it reviews its options, Somalia’s new government should look into what room there might be for dialogue with the group. The alternative is more fighting with no end in sight.