Recognizing the threat that the spread of radical Islamist terrorism and Iranian adventurism in Africa poses to the United States, our allies, and interests

January 9, 2009
January 9, 2009
Referred to House (sub)committee

33 cosponsors.

Cites attacks in Kenya against the Israeli-owned Paradise Hotel and an aircraft en route to Israel; and Hezbollah, as “key to Iran’s terrorism strategy”, becoming “active” in northern Nigeria and developing “a sophisticated and deeply embedded financial infrastructure in a number of African countries.” Urges the U.S. to work with governments in Africa to improve counter-terrorism efforts.

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