Apr 142012

Via:  www.southerntimesafrica.com/news_article.php?id=6963&title=A%20foothold%20in%20SADC&type=83


Minerals, China and influence.  How the US plans to get into, move around and stay in Africa.

Mar 132012


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Just as China National Offshore Oil Corp works on a refinery for Uganda?
Recall http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/oct/14/obama-sends-troops-uganda


and  now www.guardian.co.uk/world/us-news-blog/2012/mar/09/kony-2012-state-department-uganda?newsfeed=true


May 082011

Via  wired.com


A planned protection force of 5,500 contractors for $10 billion contract to guard diplomats in Iraq.

Note the past use of “shipping containers” as barracks and questions over English-language proficiency standards.