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U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passes African trade bill
May 14, 2015 / 4:34 PM / 3 years ago

U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passes African trade bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Legislation to extend duty-free access to the United States for African countries and other developing nations passed the U.S. Senate on Thursday.

The Senate voted 97-1 to extend trade preferences as part of a package of trade legislation.

Reporting By Richard Cowan; Editing by Bill Trott

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