Posts Tagged: AFRICOM
President Obama is definitely "into" Africa. Unfortunately that has translated into holding the door open for U.S. multinationals to do what outsiders have done for centuries: extract the continent’s wealth.
Africa is the U.S. military's next frontier, and it's using humanitarian missions to get there.
An AFRICOM official says the U.S. has been "at war" in Africa for over two years.
A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
The Pentagon is increasingly turning to Italy as a launching pad for the wars of today and tomorrow alike.
Africa is wealthy in oil, gas, iron, aluminum and rare metals.
The bad dream unfolding in Mali is the consequence of the West's scramble for resources in Africa, and the wages of sin from the recent Libyan war.
The controversial video provides a Twitter-like view of Uganda, political history, and U.S. foreign policy.
Kenya's invasion of Somalia, with U.S. support, is as ill-advised as the last time a U.S. ally tried to remake the fractured country by force.
Al-Qaeda is having a near-death experience, so why is the Obama administration opening a new front against terrorism in Africa?