Military-Political Cooperation of Africa with Great Powers and International Organisations

Convener: Dr. Andrey A. Tokarev (Institute for African Studies, Moscow, Russia);

During the panel’s work special emphasis will be made on the following questions:
- Africa’s military-political relations with USA, France, Britain, China, with NATO block;
- “Africom”: declarations and reality;
- experience of military-political cooperation of Africaт countries with the USSR;

- directions and prospects of military-political cooperation of Africa with Russia;
- Russian participation in UN peacekeeping operations in Africa.