18 octombrie 2019

Putin calls summit of African leaders to boost Russian expansion


Open this photo in gallery Next week, for the first time, Russian President Vladimir Putin is hosting a summit for dozens of African leaders in the Black Sea resort town of Sochi. Alexei Nikolsky/The Associated Press Late last month, a giant Antonov An-124 military transport plane landed at an air strip on Mozambique’s northern coast. Over the next few hours, as revealed by photos on social media, workers unloaded the plane’s cargo: a Russian Mi-17 helicopter in military camouflage, an army [...]