According to Open Doors, a ministry supporting persecuted Christians, Somalia has the worst record in the world in how they treat Christian citizens, second only to North Korea.
When al-Shabaab Islamic militants attacked a bus in Mandera County, northeastern Kenya on December 21, Muslim passengers on the bus refused to identify Christians to the gunmen, and some even lent their Muslim religious garb to Christians to help protect their identities from the terrorists.
The Islamic State, popularly known as ISIS, has established a presence in the Libyan coastal city of Sirte, located about halfway between Tripoli and Benghazi. Many sources fear that ISIS will use this foothold to expand its influence throughout Libya.
While most of the press has focused on Obama's military machinations in Afghanistan, Syria, and Iraq, the administration has also been quietly expanding its secret wars and assassination programs across Africa.