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Biden courts Kenya for regional politics, and Haiti intervention
Africa

Biden courts Kenya for regional politics, and Haiti intervention

The president hosted Kenyan leader William Ruto this week in a bid to solidify relations. We take a deeper dive.

Kenyan police to arrive in Haiti amid 'logistical nightmare'
North America

Kenyan police to arrive in Haiti amid 'logistical nightmare'

As Kenya's President Ruto visits Washington today, concerns mount over U.S.-backed plan to quell violence in the gang-embattled nation

US should let Haiti reclaim its democracy
North America

US should let Haiti reclaim its democracy

Haitians have a history of coming together to resolve crises — Washington's meddling is just getting in the way

No matter how well-intentioned, armed mission in Haiti is a mistake
North America

No matter how well-intentioned, armed mission in Haiti is a mistake

Civil leaders are worried the new Kenya-led force will mostly serve to prop up an illegitimate government.

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Washington Politics

Kenyan diplomat's criticism of Russia highlights a double standard in Africa

Kenya’s UN Ambassador went viral for chastising Moscow’s Ukraine invasion, but the principles of international law are crumbling on his own continent too.

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Global Crises

The US casts strategic and economic competition aside as it engages in endless wars in Africa

US policymakers routinely see the African continent as a battlefield in the so-called "war on terror" rather than the opportunity for economic partnership that it is.