Islam in Africa en America Abroad: Islamism in Africa <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Sunday, January 13 at 6:00 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The assault on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya shocked the American public. African extremist groups like </span>Ansar<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Dine, Al Qaeda in the Islamic </span>Maghreb<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and </span>Boko<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Haram<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> threaten to further destabilize a fragile continent. America Abroad will take listeners to Mali, Nigeria, and Kenya's Swahili Coast to learn about these groups, the threat they present, and how African countries are-or aren't-combating them.</span></p><p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0000 22219 at America Abroad: Islamism in Africa