TITLE

THINKING THROUGH U.S. STRATEGIC OPTIONS FOR AFRICA

AUTHOR(S)
Fulford Jr., Carlton W.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Naval War College Review;Winter2009, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the strategic manner in which the U.S. will address its foreign policy interests in Africa. U.S. President George W. Bush created a unified combatant command for Africa, Africa Command (AFRICOM), the became operational in October 2008. The U.S. has neither defined its strategic goals vis-à-vis Africa nor has it effectively coordinated its actions across the U.S. government, the author suggests.
ACCESSION #
36632939

 

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