Herman Butime

Herman Butime holds a PhD in Terrorism Studies from the University of Wollongong in Australia. His thesis examined the relevance of the theories of guerrilla warfare in explaining the activities of the Lord’s Resistance Army, a Ugandan insurgent group operating in the tri-border region of Central Africa. He holds an MA in International Relations from the University of Nottingham in the United Kingdom and a BA in Social Sciences (Political Science and Sociology) from Makerere University in Uganda.

This article examines the activities of Australian Jihadists in Syria and Iraq.

This article examines the origins, organization and execution of the Mpeketoni terror attacks in Kenya.

The assassinations of high profile Muslim clerics in Mombasa over a period of two years has elevated that coastal city’s status as a critical battleground in Kenya’s war on terror.

This article examines how the lay-out of Westgate Mall shaped the Westgate Mall attack and the response to it.