The Trump 'Prosper Africa' Strategy - Primacy or Partnership?

"Under our new approach, every policy we pursue, every decision we make, every dollar of aid we spend will further US priorities in the region," said Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs Ambassador John Bolton as he revealed President Donald Trump's new Africa strategy in Washington. Two respected Africa policy analysts ask - is this more about primacy or partnership?

National Security Advisor John Bolton outlines Africa policy at the Heritage Foundation.


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