Event Recording / Africa 3 June 2021 The U.S. War on Terror in Somalia: How to End an Endless War Online Event to discuss Vice News' recent documentary "Inside the U.S. War on Terror in Somalia", with input on the situation from Crisis Group's interim Vice President, Comfort Ero, and interim Chief of Policy, Steve Pomper. Share Facebook Twitter Email Linkedin Whatsapp Save Print Fifteen years after the creation of al-Shabaab in Somalia, despite the involvement of the U.S. military against the group, the reality on the ground just shifted more in their favour - before leaving office, President Trump announced the withdrawal of the 700 U.S. troops in Somalia. Vice News reporters, Michael Anthony Adams and Joe Hill, have traveled to the frontline of Somalia’s war against al-Shabaab to see what the U.S. pullout means for the next chapter in the war on terror. You can watch the Vice report in full here. During this event, Joe Hill disucsses "Inside the U.S. War on Terror in Somalia" with Crisis Group experts, Comfort Ero and Steve Pomper. Panelists: Comfort Ero, Crisis Group interim Vice-President, Africa Program Director Steve Pomper, Crisis Group interim Chief of Policy, Former Special Assistant to President Obama and NSC Senior Director for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights. Moderator: Joe Hill, International Producer & Shooter for VICE News Loading Video The U.S. War on Terror in Somalia: How to End an Endless War (Online Event, 3rd June 2021) CRISISGROUP Related Tags Jihad in Modern Conflict Somalia More for you Interactive / Global U.S. military counter-terrorism hostilities and detention operations since 2001 Podcast / Africa Could Talking to Mali's Jihadists Bring Peace?