Policymakers must articulate the “why” informing a strategy and periodically revaluate whether it is achievable and what ought to come next.
From the ashes of the country’s deadliest terrorist attack, lasting peace seems a long way off.
Americans are exhausted keeping up with Donald Trump’s every tweet. People in Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria, and Yemen are exhausted by violence and hunger.
Laura Heaton and Nichole Sobecki detail their reporting on Dr. Murray Watson and the impact his once thought-to-be lost work could have on the country decades later.
Images from the front lines of Africa's battle with climate change.
Extreme weather pushed a farmer and a fisherman to take up arms. These are their stories.
What if there were a blueprint for climate adaptation that could end a civil war? An English scientist spent his life developing one—then he vanished without a trace.
The president should reverse his administration's campaign against transparency.
Trump declared Somalia a war zone. Al-Shabab pushed back. Now we’ve got boots on the ground.
Lawlessness onshore is fueling a resurgence of crime on the high seas.
Images from the drought that's pushing Somalia back to the brink of famine.
Under a new authorization, U.S. forces are given more ability to launch attacks on al Shabab in the East African country