But countering China’s growing regional clout is proving to be an uphill battle.
Local officials are inflexible about implementing Beijing’s orders.
As the country’s water reserves run low, tensions are running high.
Libyans, among others, are sick of the Russian mercenaries.
The U.N. Must End the Horrors of Ethiopia’s Tigray War
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Judd Devermont is the director of the Africa Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies and host of the Into Africa Podcast