Border complications for Angola and neighbours in a ‘post-conflict’ region

Issue 160 - 04 Apr 2009 | 2 minute read

Following the end of its civil war, Angola has become an increasingly assertive regional player, reflected in a number of security deals – projecting the powerful Forças Armadas Angolanas (FAA) beyond Angola’s borders, notably in Brazzaville and Kinshasa – and in its determination to support Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe.

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