The prophets of American Exceptionalism will be taking exception to this.
Seems the Gaddafi cast-offs and the so-called al-Qaeda of the Maghreb have declared themselves a free and independent Sharia state in the north of Mali.
Not so fast you towel-topped terrorists!
Drones for Jesus will be coming your way soon!
Time was when the Nations of Virtue sent missionaries to the benighted lands.
Now we send drones and the very appropriately named Hellfire missiles.
"Allah has triumphed you say? Here's a little hellfire for His troubles..."
Elsewhere in the Dark Continent that shifty al-Qaeda sympathizer Erdogan has been busy stirring the pot in Somalia.
Seems the wily Turks are trying to rebuild the Ottoman empire right under our noses.
Can't imagine AFRICOM is going to let that slide for long either.