Chinese President Hu Jintao has promised African governments $20 billion in credit over the next three years and called for more China-Africa coordination in international affairs to defend against the “bullying” of richer powers.
South African President Jacob Zuma also took a swipe at European trade partners who he said tended to engage Africa for their sole benefit. But President Zuma said Africa must be cautious and avoid allowing that sort of pattern to govern its relationship with China. The Final Call...
- Chinese state media are lashing out at U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton after she warned African leaders against cooperating with nations who want to exploit the continent's resources.