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US Republican Carson Cancels Africa Trip, Citing Security Concerns

Reuters December 17, 2015 WASHINGTON—Republican U.S. presidential candidate Ben Carson canceled a trip planned for later this month to Africa that would have taken him to Nigeria, Kenya and Zambia due to what his campaign on Thursday called significant security concerns. Campaign spokesman Doug Watts confirmed that the trip, scheduled for after the Christmas holiday […]readmore


Republican Candidate Carson Threatens to Leave Party

VOA News WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. presidential candidate Ben Carson threatened Friday to leave the Republican Party if there are signs that the nomination process is being manipulated. The retired neurosurgeon criticized party leaders following a published report that senior Republicans have privately met to discuss a «brokered convention.» The two main parties select their presidential candidates […]readmore