RealNews

Somali Islamists fly to Sudan for talks

Islamic militants who seized much of Somalia’s south sent delegates to Sudan Thursday to discuss the chaotic African nation’s future with its struggling U.N.-backed transitional government. In talks aimed as easing tensions, the two sides will discuss the militants getting seats in the parliament and Cabinet, and rewriting the charter, said Sheikh Dahir Geelle, a spokesman for the militants, known as the Islamic courts. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.