China likely to take bigger role in peacekeeping missions in West Africa

//China likely to take bigger role in peacekeeping missions in West Africa

China likely to take bigger role in peacekeeping missions in West Africa

China is expected to take a bigger role in the peace and stability of the Sahel region of West Africa after pledging to boost funding and troop numbers for United Nations missions.Dai Bing, China’s deputy permanent representative to the UN, this week said Beijing would continue working with the international community for long-term peace in the Sahel. The region has been hit by violence and insecurity, including a coup in August that toppled the Malian leader.Dai told a UN Security Council…

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