The African continent rarely features in his early morning Twitter: @tirades.
There's no free lunch, says Uncle Sam. But it seems absurd to me that in Colombia we choose a handful of dollars over the lives of millions of people. Life has no price.
[W]e are witnessing effective cooperation that shows international interest and solidarity with regard to the large amount of work that needs be done to cut out the evils of terrorism by their roots.
President Obama's offer of $1 billion per year for five years to Central America remains valid after officials in Washington met with ambassadors from Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras, as well as the Inter-American Development Bank, to prepare the "Plan of the Alliance for Prosperity in the Northern Triangle." [Read more]