Who is Al-Shabaab?

Published On: Sep 23 2013 10:44:43 AM CDT

Find out more about Al-Shabaab, the al Qaeda-linked militant group behind the deadly Kenya mall siege.

Al-Shabaab - 2010 Attack
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Its deadliest attack to date occurred in July 2010, when at least 74 people were killed in suicide bombings while watching the World Cup soccer final in Kampala, Uganda. The strikes were said to be in retaliation for Uganda's role in the African peacekeeping force.

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