Losing Hearts and Minds in Kenya

The Crackdown on Somalis Will Probably Backfire By Cedric Barnes (@CedricHoA) The round-up and mass detention of Somalis in Nairobi, which began in earnest on 31 March, deliberately conflated immigration issues with counter-terrorism and has widened [Continue Reading...]

Rights groups slam Kenya refugee crackdown

Local activists say Kenya is singling out Somali refugees in a clampdown that has seen about 3,000 people detained. Human rights activists have compared detention facilities for refugees arrested by the Kenyan government to "concentration camps". [Continue Reading...]