The U.S. has suspended some aid to Gabon after the military takeover


This video grab shows soldiers holding General Brice Clotaire Oligui Nguema aloft in Libreville, Gabon, on Aug. 30, 2023.

Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced a “pause in certain foreign assistance programs” to Gabon pending a review of the circumstances that led to the ouster of the country’s former leader.

(Image credit: Gabon24 via AP)

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