What's the Game Plan for the U.S.-Africa Summit?

President Obama will be spending 'quality time' with some 50 African heads-of-state and government expected to participate in the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, DC in early August. Obama announced the meeting in Cape Town last year "to help launch a new chapter in U.S.-African relations." According to Assistant Secretary of State Linda Thomas-Greenfield, American officials are expecting actionable outcomes, including investment deals, from the busy week of official and related events.

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