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Post time 2008-2-16 21:42:50 |Display all floors
]Bush embarks his 5-nation tour of Africa.

"The trip will be an opportunity to demonstrate America's commitment to the people of these countries and to Africa as a whole," White House National Security Adviser Stephen Hadley told reporters Thursday.

Analysts said the trip focused on a number of strategic issues and all the countries on his itinerary are related to US strategic interests.


Of cause, you will read from the media that he will highlight his funding of hospitals, schools, ABC of HIV/AIDS etc.  But, there is another agenda, to locate the Headquarters of AFRICOM, that is hidden behind the highlights.

I trust the AFRICOM HQ will be located in one of the 5 countries he is visiting.

So, what is your guess? Please kindly reason your choice.

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Post time 2008-2-24 15:47:33 |Display all floors
Originally posted by afri_simba at 2008-2-16 21:42


Of cause, you will read from the media that he will highlight his funding of hospitals, schools, ABC of HIV/AIDS etc.  But, there is another agenda, to locate the Headquarters of AFRICOM, that  ...

I hope that Afircom is heavily fortified with supplies to last for 10 years

then It can nuke the continent and drop one on its self as well... to be sure the place is free from evil bad bloodthirsty pirates..

and the New Africa can begin to take its place...

free of Africans
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Post time 2008-2-24 16:06:35 |Display all floors
Originally posted by afri_simba at 2008-2-16 22:42


Of cause, you will read from the media that he will highlight his funding of hospitals, schools, ABC of HIV/AIDS etc.  But, there is another agenda, to locate the Headquarters of AFRICOM, that  ...



The only country that I can imagine to be the HQ of AFRICOM is Ghana. G. is considered to be one of the most liberal African countries. The question is do they really want to be the new HQ?  What benefit does this bring to them?

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Post time 2008-2-24 16:14:53 |Display all floors
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Post time 2008-2-24 22:32:48 |Display all floors
The problem is, although Ghana has expressed that it would like AFRICOM to be located there, the country really doesn't have the infrastructure necessary to support such a huge base. Tanzania doesn't want it; Benin and Liberia also lack the infrastructure; I don't know about Rwanda... the most sensible choices would be South Africa or Kenya (once the violence calms down), but I don't know how supportive those countries are of the idea. At any rate, it sounds like it's going to be tough finding a good fit.

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Post time 2008-2-25 10:51:56 |Display all floors

Old Trick New Spin .

This is the Trojan Horse of American noe-colonialism . AFRICOM is another military base to be packed with week-end warriors they don't have , hardware and weapons of mass destruction for another round on this " war on terror "  ( read , more control and conquest ).

The African states are sophisticated enough ( Ghana too ) to see through the commercial and refused the poisoned chalice . They said  " thanks but no thanks " as China is DOING things for them , rather than wanting to place more targets for the terrorists .  The African country who succumbs to this bribery and allow this AFRICOM to be established on their soil would be requesting a hole in the head .

It is high time that the American public demand that their budget for education , medicine and welfare be used on their behalf rather  than to establish more overseas bases to bash more people into the dirt and needing more American tax money to maintain  it .  Looks like a dumbed down idea .

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Post time 2008-2-25 18:56:59 |Display all floors
... i never talk so much about africans

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