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ADDIS ABEBA/NAIROBI The German Chancellor has begun his Africa trip with talks in Ethiopia and Kenya. Both countries are close allies of the USA and are regarded as strategically important partners on the southern flank of the Islamic area of influence. In order to exploit the African periphery for raw materials for the EU, Chancellor Schroeder is seeking the removal of trade barriers and is demanding the reduction of EU subsidies in Europe. The funds should instead be directed to the military arsenal in order to realize the ,,responsibility of the Europeans in Africa". more…