The United States notes with concern numerous arrests of political opponents in Benin related to the April 11 elections, and will continue to closely monitor the situation. The Beninese people deserve regular updates on the status of these cases. https://t.co/d0SV4mhhJf
— Ned Price (@StateDeptSpox) April 23, 2021
Is this the calm after the storm? Nearly 24 hours after he made his shock announcements, Tunisia’s President Kaïs Saïed has sought to reassure ... the trade union partners. His initiative has been received unenthusiastically on the international scene.