Issue Brief posted June 24, 2013
Obama’s Trip to Africa: Make It More Than a Photo-Op
President Obama will make his first extended trip to the Africa from June 26 to July 3, visiting Senegal, Tanzania, and South Africa. This trip provides a strategic opportunity for the United States to reaffirm its commitment to the oft-cited U.S.–Africa partnership that Obama lauded during his first visit to Ghana in 2009.
It is unlikely to do so, because the…