Monday, January 1, 2024

Russia's Growing Footprint in Africa

 The Council on Foreign Relations published on 28 December 2023 a backgrounder titled "Russia's Growing Footprint in Africa" by Mariel Ferragamo.

The author concluded that Russia is increasingly tapping into anti-Western sentiment to bolster its influence in Africa and gain support for a multipolar world.  The fallout from the war in Ukraine has, however, revealed diplomatic fault lines.