Front left to the right, Ambassadors Diop, Haidara, James, Mombouli and Githae. AlloAfricaNews

The 57th Anniversary of African Union was celebrated on Thursday, May 23, in Washington, DC. The event took place at Marriott Marquis. Attendees included diplomats, politicians, the Mayor of Washington, DC, and representatitives from the US Department of State, among hundreds of guests. AlloAfricaNews