Category Archives: Africa

What’s the Deal With a New Counter-Terrorism Strategy?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that also offers indirect support to complex issues. In this week’s edition, we’ll discuss the strategy for the United States Armed Forces to train the military and security … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With an Electoral Decree in Harare?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that got its decree in blog-onomics. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss the announcement by Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe that this year’s presidential elections would be held much … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a French Gesture in Algiers?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of What’s the Deal?”, the blog that rarely makes conciliatory remarks to its former colonies. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss a trip to Algeria by the French President Francois Hollande and what it … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Losing Ground in the DRC?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that also has trouble getting its resources under control. In this week’s blog post, we’ll discuss the long on-going conflict in Eastern Africa in a region known as … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With an Agreement in the Sudans?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that knows the difference between the development on both sides of the 21st parallel. In this week’s blog we’ll discuss a seemingly positive note in an otherwise tragic … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With the Tuareg and a Coup in Mali?

Hello all! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that doesn’t manufacture car names after nomadic ethnic groups. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss the recent coup de’ tat in Mali that has ruptured government leadership and … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With Boko Haram and a Divided Nigeria?

Hello all! Sorry for the delay in posting, but we had to prepare to come to you live this week from our new offices in Washington, D.C.!  The relocation may be temporary, but thanks to Regus, our offices can be anywhere … Continue reading

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