By: Rodney D. Sieh, [email protected]In establishing the strategy, the Biden administration recognized corruption’s ability to corrode democracy. For President Biden, “Corruption threatens United States national security, economic equity, global anti-poverty and development efforts, and democracy itself. For the Biden administration, issues of money laundering and drug operations put corrupt actors under the microscope. The Biden administration believes that as the world’s largest economy, the United States bears responsibility to address gaps in its own regulatory system. “Literally, everything the ambassador is saying is in line with the national security interest of the Biden administration,” a Washington insider told FrontPageAfrica this week.
Source: Front Page Africa May 25, 2023 13:21 UTC