Galery & News for Trump Africa
Trump and Africa: a missed opportunity? - CNN - CNN.com20 Jan 2018 Let's get this out of the way first: It's a bit of a misnomer to talk about "Africa" as a single entity.
Trump Comments, Infuriating Africans, May Set Back U.S. Interests15 Jan 2018 CAPE TOWN — South Africa and Nigeria have joined a chorus of nations condemning President Trump's inflammatory remarks on immigration, as Africa experts warned that the controversy threatened to set back American interests across the world's fastest-growing continent. Since Thursday, when
Trump's Africa policy takes form with focus on security (and China2 days ago In fact, there is little doubt that combating the spread of extremist groups remains of utmost importance to the United States' Africa policy. One of Trump's first decisions upon taking office was to impose a travel ban — currently affecting Libya, Somalia and Chad — to protect America against terrorist activities.
Letter from Trump prompts African leaders to refrain from criticizing him31 Jan 2018 African leaders say they have decided to refrain from issuing a resolution to criticize Donald Trump's alleged reference to their nations as "shithole countries" because the U.S. president sent them a letter expressing respect for the continent.
Trump's Reported 'Shithole' Slur Will Nudge African Nations Closer16 Jan 2018 Last week President Trump reportedly singled out Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as "shithole countries" whose people were not the kind of immigrants the United States wanted. At the time, I happened to be in Serekunda, Gambia's largest urban area, as Trump's slur shocked people across Africa.
Sky Views: Donald Trump is losing friends and goodwill in AfricaAs super-size public relations disasters go, it is pretty hard to beat Donald Trump's blast in an immigration-themed meeting that African countries (and Haiti) are s***holes. "Put me down for wanting more Europeans to come to this country. Why don't we get more people from Norway?", he is reported to have said. Conscious
Trump letter to African leaders says he 'deeply respects' people of27 Jan 2018 President Donald Trump has said he “deeply respects” the people of Africa in a letter to 55 continental leaders, in the wake of his reported “s***hole countries” comments. The leaders are gathering for an African Union (AU) summit this weekend in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa. US diplomats have
'There's no other word but racist': Trump's global rebuke for 'shithole11 Jan 2018 US diplomats around the world were summoned for formal reproach, amid global shock over Trump calling African nations, Haiti and El Salvador 'shitholes'
African Anger Builds Over President Trump's Racist Comments16 Jan 2018 His racist and anti-African rhetoric is likely to strengthen the hand of those in Africa that would see their countries turn away from the West and towards more authoritarian governments, like those of Russia and China.
US says Africa important but no apology for Trump | News2419 Jan 2018 The chair of the Africa Group at the UN says US Ambassador Nikki Haley told envoys that "Africa is very important for the United States" - but she didn't apologise for President Donald Trump's vulgar comment about the continent as demanded.
Trump, Africa and Shitholes | Daily Maverick19 Jan 2018 So President Donald Trump thinks that Africa is a “shithole” (and he also seems to think that Africa is a country). Perhaps I can tell the orange one about some of the shitholes I have been to in Africa?
Donald Trump's shithole Africa, Haiti comments should be - Quartz16 Jan 2018 Official reactions from Africa were appropriately critical of President Donald Trump's credibly reported comments about not wanting more immigrants coming to the US from “shithole” countries. This included all those south of the Sahara. A few reactions even included constructive suggestions. The African
Donald Trump must apologise for comments - African Union - BBC12 Jan 2018 The organisation representing African countries has demanded that US President Donald Trump apologise after he reportedly called nations on the continent "shitholes". The African Union mission in Washington DC expressed its "shock, dismay and outrage" and said the Trump administration