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Russia’s asymmetric strategy for expanding influence in Africa

Siegle, Joseph (2021) Russia’s asymmetric strategy for expanding influence in Africa. Africa at LSE (17 Sep 2021). Blog Entry.

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Africa is an attractive target of Russia’s strategy for creating a post-liberal international order, in which unconventional tactics undermine democratic governance and expand Moscow’s global influence. Joseph Siegle, Director of Research at the Africa Center for Strategic Studies, describes the paradoxes at the heart of the strategy and what this means for international democratic actors.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2021 12:30
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 10:24

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