Serial No. 107-46: Africa and the War on Global Terrorism: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Africa of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, First Session, November 15, 2001   [open pdf - 369KB]

Serial No. 107-46: From the opening statement of Edward R. Royce: "The Bush administration has recognized Africa's centrality to the war on terrorism. National Security Advisor Rice, while speaking on October 30 to over 100 African ministers gathered in Washington for the African Growth and Opportunity Act Forum, said this, 'Africa's history and geography give it a pivotal role in the war on terrorism. Nevertheless some Africans have expressed concerns that U.S. attention and resources devoted to Africa will be shorted in favor of the Middle East and South Asia. This should not be the case under any circumstances.'" This hearing discusses Africa and its critical role in the war on terrorism. Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Susan E. Rice, J. Stephen Morrison, Sulayman S. Nyang, Edward R. Royce, and Donald M. Payne.

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