Scholar Paul Marshall: Al-Shabaab’s Religious Ideology Similar to ISIS; Brutality Natural Direction, Not Only Due to Competition

The Somali terror group al-Shabaab, which killed nearly 150 students in a targeted attack on Christians at Kenya’s Garissa University College last week, is rooted in a religious ideology and is not too different from the Islamic State in its ambition, said religious freedom scholar Paul Marshall of Hudson Institute in an interview.