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Pence defends Trump on disparaging comments about Africa
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Here is what the World Economic Forum is all about
Some of the richest and most powerful people in the world are currently travelling to the World Economic Forum, which officially begins on Tuesday in Davos. But what is the purpose of this annual elite get-together in the snow-bound Swiss mountains? What actually goes on there? Does it really do any good? And what on earth will Donald Trump say?