Friday, May 15, 2009

Bad Bad Bad: Nigeria's Ever-Worsening Oil War

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has threatened "all-out war" against Nigerian government forces in response to naval operations in their area. They've made these threats before, and nobody even really knows how much support they have, but they can still make things difficult for the already-shaky government of a very shaky country.

1 comment:

Elephantschild said...

Groan. Real nice. Sounds like our goo'fren Zimbabwe Bob's been doing some consulting on the side.