President Donald Trump said Friday he was putting a decision to reverse a ban on importing elephant trophies from two African countries on hold, saying he needed to review “all conservation facts.”
An internal United Nations report revealed that the organization has been mishandling cases of sexual abuse by its peacekeepers.
The U.S. military is running out of certain types of bombs due to increased and frequent strikes against the Islamic State, forcing munitions to be diverted from the Pacific region to Africa and the Middle East, where the need is most urgent.
China is building its first overseas military outpost just miles from the largest U.S. military base in Africa.
Twin brothers with alleged ties to the Islamic State were indicted Monday in South Africa on charges of conspiring to blow up the United States Embassy and Jewish institutions in the country, according to police.
A senior Chinese military official toured a Chinese warship docked in Djibouti during the weekend and met with the country’s president, according to China’s defense ministry, underscoring Beijing’s efforts to expand its military operations in Africa.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is spending $1.5 million to bring a “stove intervention” to Africa.
Critics have come forward against President Obama’s nominee for USAID Chief, Gayle Smith, citing her support and relationships with oppressive regimes in Ethiopia, Uganda, and other African countries.