From Russia with oil, guns: How the Kremlin is slowly returning to Africa

Tuesday March 17 2015

South African President Jacob Zuma (left) with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in Moscow on August 28, 2014. Russia is working with South Africa and Uganda on a number of projects — a clear indication of its return to Africa. AFP PHOTO | SERGEI KARPUKHIN

South African President Jacob Zuma (left) with Russia’s Vladimir Putin in Moscow on August 28, 2014. Russia is working with South Africa and Uganda on a number of projects — a clear indication of its return to Africa. AFP PHOTO | SERGEI KARPUKHIN 

By CAROLINE HELLYER, Al Jazeera

Advertisement