In Gambia an entrenched autocrat was forced from power. In Ghana, a sitting president lost an election for the first time, but…
It’s the world’s fastest-growing refugee crisis. One million have crossed into Uganda, and an additional “million or even more” are in Ethiopia, Kenya, DR Congo, and Central African Republic.
Politics in the Horn is best understood as a marketplace, where the currency is money and violence.
Unlike the US, which has numerous military bases around the world, China has exercised its global presence through peacekeeping operations.
Bidi Bidi in Uganda is one of the largest refugee settlements in the world. In June the country and UN appealed for $2 billion to support 1.3 million refugees. Just $350 million has been raised.