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US Military Presence in Africa Grows With Terror Threati
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June 22, 2013 2:11 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Africa will emphasize Washington's expanding economic and commercial engagements with the continent. At the same time, the U.S. military's presence in Africa has been growing as terrorist threats mount across the region. VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.

US Military Presence in Africa Grows With Terror Threat

Published June 21, 2013

U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Africa will emphasize Washington's expanding economic and commercial engagements with the continent. At the same time, the U.S. military's presence in Africa has been growing as terrorist threats mount across the region. VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.


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