In strategic Djibouti, a microcosm of China’s growing foothold in Africa

Joshua Eisenman, associate professor of global affairs, spoke on Chinese economic policy in Africa in a Washington Post article about China’s growing involvement in the African continent.

“Trade, investment, politics, military are all closely linked in China’s foreign policy — that’s the way it is under the Communist Party.”

Originally published at on December 30, 2019.

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