The Globalist

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8 August 2022

Episode 2856

60 minutes

As Antony Blinken visits South Africa, we examine the Biden administration’s new strategy for Sub-Saharan Africa. Plus: Lithuania’s bold stance on Taiwan, the latest art news and a flick through today’s papers.

8 August 2022

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Antony Blinken’s Africa tour

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US secretary of state Antony Blinken is touring South Africa, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. What are the goals of his visit and how much is it about competing with Russia over influence in the region?

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