How to Spend It: New EU Funding for African Peace and Security (video)
How to Spend It: New EU Funding for African Peace and Security (video)
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How to Spend It: New EU Funding for African Peace and Security (video)

New financial structures will soon allow the EU to fund African military operations – including the supply of lethal weaponry – directly, instead of through the African Union. To avoid aggravating conflicts, Brussels should undertake robust risk assessments, constantly monitor its assistance, insist that recipient countries subordinate military efforts to political strategies and preserve African Union oversight.

How to Spend It: New EU Funding for African Peace and Security

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