US aids Senegal in fight against threats, including groups linked to ISIS or Al Qaeda

A article at Voice of America notes “The West African country of Senegal is known for its stable democracy and peaceful culture. But as terrorist activity expands across the Sahel, the threat of extremism has grown in the country – so much so that the United States government is ramping up efforts to help Senegal secure its borders. While Islamic State and al-Qaida factions have wreaked havoc across West Africa, Senegal has managed to maintain peace and security within its borders.”

 

Important to the After ISIS era is committing support to the Sahel areas.

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