Hamid Chabat is also the mayor of the city of Fes, the second largest city in Morocco, and home to al-Qarawiyyin, the oldest university in the world. According to foreignpolicy.com, “200 foreign dignitaries and political operatives from roughly 100 nations, including Russia, Taiwan, South Korea, and Lebanon” attended the RNC in Cleveland.

The Democratic convention opens a day after Obama’s half-brother publicly said he will vote for Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton. Malik Obama said told the New York Post that his brother didn’t help him when he ran as a governor in Siaya county in Kenya’s 2013 elections. President Obama visited the African continent four times during his presidency, the last of which was to Ethiopia, and his father’s homeland in Kenya.

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