21 Sep
"They are wounded and their strategy will now be to bide their time in the countryside and wait for the foreign forces to leave. They believe that time is on their side and they can fight a guerrilla war."

—Abdirashid Hashi, Crisis Group’s Somalia analyst, on the possibility of defeating al-Shabaab, in “The last stand of al-Shabaab”, The Independent

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