The Expanding US Military Presence in Africa Today: The African High Command and US Security in West Africa

Virtual Center for Multicultural Student Leadership and Engagement

After long keeping Africa on the fringes of its foreign policy, what prompted the US to establish in 2007 a unified military command for the continent? Dr. Buba Misawa will discuss the geopolitical and economic factors that led to the creation of the US Africa Command (AFRICOM).

Presenter: Dr. Buba Misawa, Professor of Political Science, Washington and Jefferson College.  Co-Sponsored by Pan-African Studies and MCSLE

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