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  • The Changing Face of African Unity
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    The Changing Face of African Unity

    Dr. Salim talked about the changing face of African unity, recent incidents involving tribal warfare and ethnic tensions, as well as and finding solutions to the situation in the Darfur…

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  • Conflict Resolution in Africa
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    Conflict Resolution in Africa

    A panel talked about initiatives for resolving the conflicts in Africa brought about by borders created by the Europeans in the mid-nineteenth century and the difficulties transitioning…

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  • Rwanda Genocide Anniversary
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    Rwanda Genocide Anniversary

    President Kagame reflected on the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. Between April and June of that year, approximately 800,000 people were killed. Governments and international organizations were…

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  • Effects of Genocide
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    Effects of Genocide

    Ambassador Wolpe introduced the program saying that, in conjunction with the Africa Program of the Woodrow Wilson Center, this event is part of an international commemoration of the tenth…

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  • Search for Peace in Sudan
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    Search for Peace in Sudan

    Participants talked about the civil war in Sudan. Among the topics addressed were human rights violations in the war, various coalitions and factions involved in the war, economic…

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  • Future of Southern Africa
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    Future of Southern Africa

    President Chissano talked about political stability, conflict resolution and economic development in Southern Africa. He answered questions from members of the audience.

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 2508, to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961. The Broomfield (R-MI) motion to recommit with instructions was rejected. THe Bereuter (R-NE) amendment to provide disaster…

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  • US Economic Sanctions Against South Africa
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    U.S. Economic Sanctions Against South Africa

    The subcommittee heard testimony on whether the U.S. should continue economic sanctions against South Africa. Economic sanctions were originally enacted against South Africa in protest of…

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  • Current Situation in Liberia
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    Current Situation in Liberia

    The committtee met to discuss the current political unrest and to consider U.S. policy towards Liberia. Members focused on the goal of creating a new policy that seeks to support the…

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  • Bipartisan Delegation to South Africa
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    Bipartisan Delegation to South Africa

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  • South Africa Sanctions
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    South Africa Sanctions

    The committee heard testimony from the State Department, TransAfrica, and investment banks concerning legislation that would prohibit U.S. depository institutions from providing certain…

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  • Recent Reforms in South Africa
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    Recent Reforms in South Africa

    The chairman of the House Africa Subcommittee discussed recent reforms in South Africa and American policy toward that country.

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  • Waging Peace
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    Waging Peace

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  • Namibia  South Africa
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    Namibia & South Africa

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  • American Forum on South Africa
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    American Forum on South Africa

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  • Congressional Briefing with Rev Desmond Tutu
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    Congressional Briefing with Rev. Desmond Tutu

    Reverend Desmond Tutu, the Archbishop of Cape Town, briefed members of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa and the media on and answered questions about recent developments in…

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  • Markup of South Africa Legislative Sanctions
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    Markup of South Africa Legislative Sanctions

    The committee discussed resolutions condemning human rights violations by the government of Ethiopia and sanctions against Ethiopia. Members also discussed resolutions to prohibit…

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  • Ethiopian Famine
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    Ethiopian Famine

    The subcommittees heard testimony on recent developments in Ethiopia pertaining to diplomatic relations, foreign economic assistance, and foreign food and nutrition assistance.

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  • Ethiopia Update
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    Ethiopia Update

    The witnesses talked about the current state of Ethiopia, especially in the area of human rights. Due to technical difficulties, the last hour of the program is omitted.

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  • House Session
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    House Session

    The House voted to override President Reagan’s veto of a bill levying sanctions on South Africa. Members also debated a child pornography bill, changes to the National Housing Act, and a…

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