Andre Le Sage on Somalia

Andre Le Sage on Somalia

A Renewed Effort in Somalia? Peacebuilding and Counterterrorism Operations in the Horn of Africa

October 16, 2009

Q&A with Andre Le Sage

What are the major terrorist threats affecting the stability of Somalia and how will they impact US interests?

Andre Le Sage, an assistant professor of terrorism and counterterrorism at the Africa Center for Strategic Studies at the National Defense University, joined us for a discussion on recent peace building and counterterrorism efforts in the Horn of Africa, particularly Somalia. Dr. Le Sage has worked in Africa with a variety of organizations, including the UN and Médecins Sans Frontières, and also served as a political advisor to the Somalia National Reconciliation Conference.