Category South Africa

China’s Poly Defence Partners With Denel:

http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=45124%3Achinas-poly-defence-partners-with-denel&catid=51%3ASea&Itemid=106 China’s Poly Defence Partners With Denel | Print | Written by Jonathan Katzenellenbogen, Monday, 19 September 2016 4 Denel and Poly Technologies, part of China’s mammoth state owned Poly Defence group, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to join forces in SA’s maritime rejuvenation. Poly Technologies aims to take a stake in the Simons Town shipyard and […]

Turning From The West: South Africa’s Ominous Pivot

http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/article/turning-west-south-africa%E2%80%99s-ominous-pivot?utm_source=World+Affairs+Newsletter&utm_campaign=f4bf3beb63-April_5_2016_WAJ_Matthee4_5_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f83b38c5c7-f4bf3beb63-294664345 WINTER 2016 Turning From The West: South Africa’s Ominous Pivot Heinrich Matthee Operating somewhat under the international radar, South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has shifted its foreign policy in favor of China and Russia during the presidency of Jacob Zuma, which began in 2009. Also differing sharply from the more balanced multipolar […]