1.) Discuss how the rise of Islamic militants from the region and other areas of the Middle East continue to destabilize Nigeria, Ethiopia, Somalia and the horn of Africa. (200 words)
2.) Discuss why oil rich African states suffer from internal terrorist attacks. Examine the failed states that are ripe for exploitation by Islamic extremists. (200 words)
3.) Explain why the Islamic Republic of Iran is one of the most controversial and potentially dangerous states in the Persian Gulf? (200 words)
Discuss how the rise of Islamic militants from the region and other areas of the Middle East continue to destabilize Nigeria, Ethiopia, Somalia and the horn of Africa. (200 words)
The Islamic militants create pressure on the government and offer hope for better life by joining them. They instigate problems through bombings, paramilitary actions, and general acts of violence with the communities and government. They plan coups, instigate riots, and bring violence to the populations.
Often the militants demand that laws of Islam be strictly followed. They practice forms of Islamic laws promoted to create the most violence and punish those who do not conform to their beliefs. They wreak havoc on efforts to help the poor and those injured. They cut off power, communications, and supplies for people who need food and medical help. More importantly, the promote war, creating not only violence between people and government or different factions and ethnicity, they create massive numbers of refugees that hamper the neighboring countries, trying to provide for their own people. This cause major instability in the region and ...
Brief overviews of Islamic militants in Africa, the problems with militant activity in some areas of Africa, and the problems with Iran based on questions supplied in the assignment.