If we are to believe the reports, China may be looking for its first permanent military base on Africa’s Atlantic coast. rather than threatening direct intervention by the US forces if he did. In a weekly communication, Ramaphosa stated that Omicron appeared to dominate new infections in most provinces and advised more people to buy COVID-19 vaccines.
As China looks to military base on Africa’s Atlantic coast, US appears to be ditching the idea, reports say
Citing intelligence reports, US officials told the Wall Street Journal that Beijing may be looking for the port city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea as a base.
US sends more troops to Eastern Europe if Putin invades Ukraine
In a warning to Moscow on the eve of talks between Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin, the US indicated it would impose tough new economic sanctions in response to a Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Covid cases up fivefold in South Africa; President Says Omicron’s Rise Was Inevitable
The president said the number of daily infections has increased fivefold in the past week, with nearly a quarter of all COVID-19 tests now returning positive. Two weeks ago, only two percent of the tests were positive.
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