European leaders, staggered by Afghanistan’s collapse, are wary of China and Russia plans

//European leaders, staggered by Afghanistan’s collapse, are wary of China and Russia plans

European leaders, staggered by Afghanistan’s collapse, are wary of China and Russia plans

After a week in which they were roundly criticised by their own legislatures for the spiralling crisis in Afghanistan, top officials in Europe and Britain had few answers about the potential power vacuum in Central Asia following Nato’s rapid exit but said they were concerned about the intentions of China and Russia in the region.The humanitarian crisis had been the priority, these leaders said, even as their rhetoric suggested they were also determined to avoid another influx of migrants to…

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