oa Arms Control : Africa - Understanding and addressing China's arms alliances in Africa



China's willingness to sell arms to conflict-ridden countries in Africa, particularly Sudan and Zimbabwe, has heightened the prospect of armed violence by perpetuating instability. China's total arms sales are dwarfed by countries such as the United States and Russia; however, their arms exports to Africa have increased considerably in recent years, with a significant portion of those weapons distributed to "weak" or "failing" states.


Article metrics loading...

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error