Special Operations Forces and the Terrorist Threat in Africa
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Journalist Eliza Griswold talks about the roots of extremist organizations like Boko Haram in Africa, and how the United States’ special forces are approaching them. She wrote about it in her article “Can General Linder’s Special Operations Forces Stop the Next Terrorist Threat?” in the New York Time Magazine Sunday, June 15. Griswold is also the translator of I Am the Beggar of the World: Landays from Contemporary Afghanistan, a book of poems by Afghan women, and The Tenth Parallel.