Senegalese Special Forces soldiers conduct close-quarter battle drills with U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF) advisors during a military training engagement May 11, 2010 in Bamako, Mali as part of Exercise Flintlock 10 sponsored by AFRICOM. (May 2010) (U.S. Army photo/Michael R. Noggle)
Face it: ‘New’ counter-terror policy in Africa lacks political will to change course

The House passed a bill that sounds good superficially, but doesn’t end the useless militarized approach or get to root problems.