MOSCOW – Russia has been busy on the African continent in recent years. Russian officials acknowledged Russians were on board an Antonov An-72 transport which crashed last week in a remote Congolese forest.
There have also been reports of Russians killed in civlil war battles in Libya recently. And Russia has been making deals and spending money and making commitments all over Africa.
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Fonseca Bengui A China manifestou ontem, em Luanda, a vontade de continuar a fortalecer a cooperação com Angola, que considera “parceiro estratégico.” A intenção foi manifestada pelo vice-presidente da Assembleia Popular da China, Wang Chen, que foi recebido, em audiência, pelo Presidente da República, João Lourenço.
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Cuba and Angola closed this Wednesday the 14th session of the Intergovernmental Joint Commission with the strengthening of collaboration in several sectors with a view to the future.
These days have shown us the potential of our nations to cooperate and support each other with well-defined future development plans, but avoiding an increasingly complex and adverse international situation, said the co-president of the Commission on the Cuban side, Vice-President Ricardo Cabrisas.
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O vice-presidente de Cuba chega hoje a Luanda para renegociar o Acordo de Usufruto Recíproco de Imóveis e proceder à revisão setorial dos acordos de cooperação bilateral, indicou uma nota do Ministério das Relações Exteriores angolano.
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Alrosa has signed anagreement with Angola’s state-run diamond-mining company to develop joint projects and share information.
Alrosa and Endiama have committed to work together on research and exploration projects in Angola. The Russia-based miner will also provide training for Angolan specialists at its facilities.
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Many African countries are looking for profitable business, investment and trade rather than development aid. Now Angola, a south-central Africa, has announced corporate plans to diversify its state business away from purchasing to full-fledged manufacturing of Russian military equipment for the southern African market, and possibly other regions in Africa – impeding realization of the Sustainable Development Goal 16 calling for peace and justice.
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