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Opening Statements

Witnesses

Panel I

Shannon Smith, Ph.D.
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Bureau of African Affairs
U.S. Department of State
[full text of statement]

Mr. Todd Amani
Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator
Bureau for Africa
U.S. Agency for International Development
[full text of statement]

Panel II

Mr. Arthur Gwagwa
International Advocacy Coordinator              
Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Ms. Imani Countess
Regional Program Director for Africa
The Solidarity Center
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]
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Hearing transcript (PDF)