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President Barack Hussein Obama

Date of Birth: 04/08/1961
Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii


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Rabat's Cold War manoeuvre

US President Barack Obama has been extensively lobbied to reverse the extended Minurso plan – but in Morocco, as in other Middle Eastern monarchies, he is little trusted...


A last blast for sanctions

A new report from the United States-based, Africa-focussed Enough Project proposes that President Barack Obama's government should use a similar range of finely tuned financial and technical sanctions against Sudan to that used against Iran to push it into serious negotiations...


Drawing a line in Libya

United States President Barack Obama is telling his National Security Council to consider all options to counter Da'ish (Islamic State in Syria and the Levant, ISIL) in Libya...

The Pentagon had suggested 30-40 targets in four regions of Libya to President Barack Obama and the National Security Council on 22 February, The New York Times reported on 8 March...

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Strong man, strong growth

Although President Barack Obama's displeasure is clear, he will not be in office for long, and it is very unlikely that the US will follow up its rhetoric with any serious sanctions...


Pig-in-a-poke or panacea?

At a summit on entrepreneurship that Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta hosted with United States President Barack Obama in July, Kenyatta name-checked M-Kopa, a Nairobi-based firm which offers customers basic pay-as-you-go solar energy products for a $30 deposit and around 50 Kenya shillings ($0...


Uhuru's frequent flyer card

Four months ago, Kenyatta was welcoming US President Barack Obama in a well-orchestrated homecoming trip...


The opposition fall out

It has been a rocky month for the opposition, which disappointed its supporters by failing to capitalise on United States President Barack Obama's trip to Kenya on 24-26 July (AC Vol 56 No 11, Ethics question for Obama & 56 No 16, Bouquets and brickbats)...

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Where did all the money go?

For example, on 25 July, the White House published a 29-point anti-corruption plan that it said had been agreed with President Uhuru Kenyatta during United States President Barack Obama's visit there...


Ellen calls the shots

The paper described a secret meeting between US President Barack Obama and Boakai, when the latter visited Washington to lobby for support in Liberia's Ebola fight...


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