U.S. aid goes if Mugabe stays, envoy says

U.S. aid goes if Mugabe stays, envoy says

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- The United States won't support a Zimbabwean government that includes President Robert Mugabe, a U.S. envoy told reporters.

State Department extends RFJ program

WASHINGTON, May 13 (UPI) -- A program designed to bring to justice individuals indicted for committing genocide and other war crimes has been renewed by the U.S. State Department.

Zimbabwean opposition targeted for revenge

HARARE, Zimbabwe, April 27 (UPI) -- Supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change in Zimbabwe say they have been targeted for beatings and some of their homes have been burned.

Opposition raided in Zimbabwe aftermath

HARARE, Zimbabwe, April 25 (UPI) -- Police raided the headquarters of Zimbabwe's main opposition party in Harare Friday, with hundreds arrested, a party spokesman said.

U.S. envoy criticizes Mugabe actions

HARARE, Zimbabwe, April 25 (UPI) -- Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe appears to be trying to steal the country's recent election, the top U.S. envoy to Africa says.

Diplomat's remarks on Kenya were personal

WASHINGTON, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- A U.S. diplomat expressed a personal view, not an official position, when she commented on post-election violence in Kenya, a State Department spokesman said.
Kenyan leaders agree to talk

Kenyan leaders agree to talk

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Kenya's opposition Orange Democratic Movement Party has decided to use international mediation to resolve a post-election dispute in Nairobi.

Kibaki hints at power sharing in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Besieged Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki said Saturday he is willing to form a unity government to stop the violence that has occurred since his re-election.

U.S. state department envoy visits Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya, April 7 (UPI) -- An assistant U.S. secretary of state, the highest-ranking official to visit Somalia in years, spent five hours Saturday in Baidoa.

International aid pledged for Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- The United States, the European Union and Africa have pledged money and military support to Somalia at a contact group meeting in neighboring Kenya.

U.S. Navy patrols off Somali coast

MOGADISHU, Somalia, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. naval forces are patrolling the coast of Somalia to intercept any fleeing Islamist militias while U.S. officials mull a presence in the country.

Report: Al-Qaida strengthening in Somalia

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Al-Qaida's power and influence is growing in Mogadishu and elsewhere in Somalia, a U.S. assistant secretary of State says.

U.N. force will go to Sudan, U.S. predicts

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- A senior U.S. diplomat said Sudan is committing genocide in Darfur and called for an expanded United Nations peacekeeping force to halt the atrocities.

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Jendayi Elizabeth Frazer is the former U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, heading the Bureau of African Affairs. She currently serves as a Distinguished Service Professor at Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz College and Department of Social and Decision Sciences.

Before taking on her current job, Frazer was Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs on the National Security Council and the first woman to serve as United States Ambassador to South Africa. Prior to entering government in 2001, Frazer was an Assistant Professor for Public Policy at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University from 1995 to 2001. She was Assistant Professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver and editor of the journal Africa Today from 1991 to 1994. She graduated from Stanford University with B.A. in Political Science with honors and African-American Studies with distinction and obtained her M.A. degrees in International Policy Studies and International Development Education, and a Ph.D. in Political Science; during her time at Stanford, current Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice served as a faculty member in the Political Science department.

Frazer is a specialist in African Affairs and International Security Affairs. During her tenure at the National Security Council, she was instrumental in the decisions that led to establishing the $15 billion President's Emergency Plan for HIV/AID Relief (PEPFAR) as well as the Millennium Challenge Account that has contributed to raising U.S. assistance to Africa to a historic high of $4.1 billion in 2006.

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