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Russia’s Foreign Policymaking in Africa Since the Invasion of Ukraine

Great expectations? Russia wants to have a greater sway in Africa. Image: Military delegates in St Petersburg. Associated Press / Alamy Stock Photo

Russia is trying to increase its weight in Africa but some claims overstate its influence.

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Emily Ferris

Research Fellow, Russian and Eurasian Security

International Security

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Christopher Hockey

Research Fellow

RUSI Nairobi

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