Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Russia/China Naval Exercise Off South Africa Faces Growing Criticism

 The Daily Maverick published on 19 January 2023 a commentary titled "'Insensitive' SANDF to Plough Ahead with Joint Maritime Exercise with Russia and China" by Peter Fabricius.

The South African National Defense Force is hosting from 17-27 February a naval exercise with ships from Russia and China on the first anniversary of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.  The exercise has come under strong criticism by South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance.