The plight of the African continent is being exploited by numerous nations, not just the nasty “European colonials” or the supposedly “neo-imperialists” from North America. Iran, China, and even jihadist groups supported by Al Qaeda are players in a series of local and regional wars that are killing hundreds of thousands of people. Should we intervene or not? How?


“A Watchful Eye: Canada and Soviet Influence Activities in Cold War Africa, 1960-1963,” Canadian Army Journal, 13.3 2010.

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