How Kenya is Handling the University Attack
The Garissa University College Attack was an attack by Somali militants thatkilled 147 students and teachers. It was one of the biggest ever terrorist attacks in Africa. What stunned the world was the severity of the attack. Many students weren’t killed as they fled. They were captured and executed in full view of their friends.
Kenya is an African nation that has reacted strongly to the attack, both domestically and internationally. Let’s take a look at some of the effects the crisis had on Kenyan society and policy.
The Budget for Anti-Terrorism
Anti-terrorism was already being heavily funded. Kenya continued to increase its international lines of credit to combat the terrorists. This included more dome...