UAE Chad

UAE extends its reach in Chad and plans to set up ‘foreign legion’

Issue 1186 - 12 Apr 2024 | 5 minute read

The opening of another field hospital in Chad and talk of a ‘foreign legion’ project have led to renewed focus on the UAE’s involvement in the Sudan conflict and Abu Dhabi’s efforts to extend its influence in Africa and other parts of President Mohammed Bin Zayed’s ‘near abroad’

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