Apr 14th, 2014
Seven years ago, I wrote an op-ed in The Washington Post about my role conducting abusive interrogations in places like Abu Ghraib and Fallujah: “An Iraq interrogator’s nightmare” (Feb. 9, 2007). I ended the piece by suggesting that the story of Abu Ghraib and abusive interrogations wasn’t over. In m...
Jul 10th, 2012
Will the sacking of former National Security Adviser (NSA), General Patrick Owoye Azazi, and the appointment of Colonel Sambo Dasuki (retd), bring an end to the Boko Haram insurgence? This is the question in the minds of well-meaning Nigerians who have been troubled by the rate of violence perpetrate...
In East Africa
Mar 20th, 2012
For two nights in a row, al-Shabab militants have attacked Somalia’s presidential palace with mortars, killing five people and injuring many more. A senior al-Shabab commander says the group is trying to switch tactics. Attempt to spread fear The Somali government described the latest incidents...