Crisis Group, “Kenyan Somali Islamist Radicalisation”, ICG, January 2012

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Discusses the threat of radical Islam in Kenya’s north-eastern province and Eastleigh, Nairobi. The report begins with a history of Islam in Kenya and the State’s poor handling of Kenyan Muslims since Independence. It then looks at the dynamics of radicalization among Muslims in Kenya and the government’s strategies against it to date. Drawing a clear distinction from counter-terrorism, the report provides recommendations for counter-radicalization strategies.

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