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Africa is Now a VERY Popular Destination For Western Ministers and High-Ranking Diplomats

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For years, China was largely alone in regularly dispatching its foreign ministers and high-ranking diplomats to tour Africa. That is no longer the case as U.S., European and Russian diplomats are fanning out across the continent faster than they have in years.

Today, foreign ministers or top diplomats from the following countries are touring African countries:

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