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Trump Administration Rethinks Foreign Aid With Eye Toward China

A gleaming new $3.2 billion railway cuts in half the travel time from Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, to the coast. Major investments in transportation, energy and maritime infrastructure are turning Pakistan into a major economic corridor. …

Trump Administration Rethinks Foreign Aid With Eye Toward China

A gleaming new $3.2 billion railway cuts in half the travel time from Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, to the coast. Major investments in transportation, energy and maritime infrastructure are turning Pakistan into a major economic corridor. …

Zambia’s Sovereignty Concerns Put China in Crosshairs

In early September, James Lukuku staged a one-person protest in Zambia’s capital, Lusaka, against his country’s relationship with China.

Lukuku brandished a homemade sign that read: “China EQUALS Hitler.” Scrawled on his T-shirt was a …

Zambia’s Sovereignty Concerns Put China in Crosshairs

In early September, James Lukuku staged a one-person protest in Zambia’s capital, Lusaka, against his country’s relationship with China.

Lukuku brandished a homemade sign that read: “China EQUALS Hitler.” Scrawled on his T-shirt was a …

UN: Some Burundi Violations May Constitute Crimes Against Humanity

The U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Burundi has accused that country’s government and members of its allied youth league of gross violations of human rights, which it says in some cases might constitute crimes against …

Merkel Wraps Up Africa Tour with Talk of Business, Migration

German Chancellor Angela Merkel wrapped up a tour of three African nations Friday. She said her goals during the visit were two-fold: to promote business ties with Germany and to curb the wave of migration …

Merkel Wraps Up Africa Tour with Talk of Business, Migration

German Chancellor Angela Merkel wrapped up a tour of three African nations Friday. She said her goals during the visit were two-fold: to promote business ties with Germany and to curb the wave of migration …

Zimbabwe Opposition Challenges Ruling Party’s Election Victory

Zimbabwe’s main opposition party has filed a legal challenge to the July 30 presidential election results, a move that puts a hold on the swearing-in of incumbent President Emmerson Mnangagwa, which was planned for Sunday.…

Department Press Briefing – August 9, 2018

TRANSCRIPT:

3:00 p.m. EDT

MS NAUERT: Hi, everybody. How are you today? And why are so many of you showing up on an August afternoon? You’re supposed to all be on vacation or something, but …