Al Shabaab America

Help Save the 2nd.

Donate Now.

Since 1991, more than 1 million Somalis have left their home country to seek refuge elsewhere in the world. Many of those in the United States have taken full advantage of the opportunities available here — but not all. Isolation, poverty and fear of government allow Al-Shabaab — an Al Qaeda — affiliated Somali terrorist group-to prey on impressionable young men. Chuck Holton and the Frontlines team investigate what this means for the future of American national security.

Season 6