Africa Has Become The Newest Contest for Cash-Rich Arab Rivals

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"What the #UAE’s been practicing through these deals is a kind of “network-centric statecraft,” said Andreas Krieg, a lecturer in Middle Eastern security issues at King’s College in London. In pursuit of influence, the Emiratis “are trying to position themselves as the gateway into Africa for Russia, for China, but also for western countries.”
Period22 Mar 2024
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  • UAE
  • Africa