New Dawn For “America’s Africa”: Obama Deploys First Contingent of US Ground Troops to South Sudan
By 21st Century Wire
December 21, 2013
Mission creep? More like a ‘new dawn’ for Africa.
Indeed, famous last words of many a US President, now coming out of Barack Obama’s mouth today:
“These troops will remain in South Sudan until the security situation becomes such that it is no longer needed.”
Watch this space, as US AFRICOM’s first major set piece in the new Africa – the partitioning of Sudan and South Sudan – begins heating up this month.