Russia competes with world powers in Africa investments

Lavrov recently visited Zimbabwe, where his country is pursuing military and mining cooperation.

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is in Africa hoping to strengthen ties on the continent. His country is competing with China, the EU and the US for influence and resources. Lavrov recently visited Zimbabwe, where his country is pursuing military and mining cooperation.

    Al Jazeera's Haru Mutasa reports from the capital, Harare.


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