World at the China-Africa summit, Senegal requires the support of Beijing at the Sahel
Biden to hold Africa summit to boost cooperation: Blinken
The announcement comes during the US secretary of state’s first official trip to sub-Saharan Africa.Blinken made the announcement on Friday from the Nigerian capital of Abuja, his second stop on a three-country tour of sub-Saharan Africa that began in Nairobi, Kenya and will end in Dakar, Senegal.
The China Summit Africa opened Sunday in Dakar, Senegal. In a first meeting between Senegalese Foreign Minister, Aissata Tall Sall and his Chinese counterpart, she called for the support of Beijing in the fight against terrorism in the Sahel.
Trade and safety in the China-Africa summit program that opened Sunday, November 28 in Dakar,. In opening of this Forum on Sino-African Cooperation (FOCAC), Senegalese Foreign Minister Aissata Tall Sall, said that China supports insecurity at the , where many countries are destabilized by the activities of jihadist groups.
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Regional bloc rejects China’s request to include Myanmar’s top general Min Aung Hlaing in virtual summit.The virtual summit, hosted by Chinese President Xi Jinping, began on Monday without a representative from Myanmar, according to the Reuters news agency.
speaking in front of the press at the end of a meeting with her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, Aissata Tall Sall said hope that China would be "a strong voice" in the fight against terrorism in the Sahel region.
"We would like China's voice, given its influence, is a strong voice to support Senegal and all countries engaged in the problem of insecurity in Sahel," she said. She said.
The minister pointed out that the armies of the region deployed in the Sahel - whose Senegal is part - need "many more legal means to be able to fight against terrorists and against irredentism".
A large part of the Sahel, including Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso, have been confronted for years to, despite the presence of the French forces Barkhane and the peacekeeping of the peace of the UN.
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A summit on Sino-American rivalry background
This summit takes place after a tour in November of the US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Kenya, Nigeria and Senegal, in a context of R.
China is the largest trading partner of the African continent, direct exchanges ranging from more than $ 200 billion in 2019, according to the Chinese Embassy in Dakar.
The President of the Democratic Republic of Congo Félix Tshisekedi, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and the South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, in particular, must attend this summit.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will address participants Monday by video connection, according to the organizers.
at the Sahel, the hostility against the Soldiers of Barkhane rises from a Cran .
© AFP / Anne Risemberg The manifestations against the French presence in the Sahel, episodic so far, have taken an unprecedented scale for a few months. AFP / ANNE RISEMBERG We could nick it "the convoy of hell". The supply column of the French army across the Sahel finally joined his goal on Sunday, after being arrested twice with violent manifestations. This example illustrates the growing distrust of part of the population in the face of French military presence in Sahel for a few months.