President Barack Obama, joined Wednesday by Prime Minister of Algeria Abdelmalek Sellal, left, and President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, center, speaks during at the opening session at the US Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Obama and dozens of African leaders opened talks on two key issues that threaten to disrupt economic progress on the continent: security and government corruption.
President Barack Obama, joined Wednesday by Prime Minister of Algeria Abdelmalek Sellal, left, and President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, center, speaks during at the opening session at the US Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Obama and dozens of African leaders opened talks on two key issues that threaten to disrupt economic progress on the continent: security and government corruption. Jacquelyn Martin The Associated Press
President Barack Obama, joined Wednesday by Prime Minister of Algeria Abdelmalek Sellal, left, and President of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, center, speaks during at the opening session at the US Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Obama and dozens of African leaders opened talks on two key issues that threaten to disrupt economic progress on the continent: security and government corruption. Jacquelyn Martin The Associated Press

Obama’s summit of African leaders is a good first step

August 06, 2014 11:07 AM