China has dramatically increased in participation in United Nations peacekeeping, particularly in Africa. This peacekeeping presence represents just one, but nevertheless an important, facet of growing Chinese influence in Africa, one that needs to be understood and appreciated by American policy makers.
Rogers, Philippe D.
"China and United Nations Peacekeeping Operations in Africa,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 60
, Article 7.
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