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What Would Godane's Death Mean for Al-Shabab?

As the world awaits confirmation of whether U.S. air strikes Monday killed the leader of Somalia's al-Shabab militant group, Ahmed Abdi Godane, experts debate what his possible death would mean for al-Shabab, Somalia and the fight against terrorism. Ahmed Abdi Godane rose to power and has sustained his authority in al-Shabab through a combination of charisma and brute force.   Known as an eloquent speaker and poet, he rallied many to the Islamist group's fight...

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