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US Congress may revisit Egypt human rights record in exchange for Russia snub, report says

The US Congress may review whether it should tamp down its concerns over Egypt’s human rights record in exchange for getting the North African country to upend arms deals with Russia and instead seek American weapons, a recent congressional report has suggested.

What Does China Want in Ethiopia? Beijing is stepping up its diplomatic efforts in the Horn of Africa as U.S. influence wanes.

China’s ambitions to be friends with all parties could ultimately be its downfall. Despite promises made to back talks that would reach a mutually beneficial outcome for Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan over the GERD, there has been no resolution. It is not clear that Beijing will have greater success when …