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Japan Increases its Investments in Africa
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) walks to his plane in Maputo, Mozambique, on Jan. 13 prior to flying to Ethiopia. (ALEXANDER JOE/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan Increases Its Investments in Africa

U.N. peacekeepers stand at attention on July 1 during a transfer of duties ceremony from African troops in Mali in Bamako. (HABIBOU KOUYATE/AFP/Getty Images)

France and the United Nations Detail Security Cooperation in Mali

An Ivorian soldier during an exercise with French troops north of Abidjan on April 6 ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images

In Ivory Coast, Persistent Strife and Security Threats