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Panel: Defeat Al-Shabab With Correct Interpretation of Islam

The dissemination of the correct interpretation of Islam is one way Islamic scholars could help defeat al-Shabab, according to a VOA panel discussion held Saturday in Nairobi.  Panel members agreed an ideological war, combined with military power, must be waged in the fight against the militant group. Some panel members voiced concern that the way Kenyan security forces treat some communities is resulting in young people turning to al-Shabab. One panel member spoke about...

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