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While most of China’s Belt and Road projects are based on infrastructure projects, China has also expanded its influence in Africa through security deals. China’s increased military activity on the continent has raised eyebrows of American policymakers.
China has continued island construction in the Spratly Islands, according to new satellite images.
Western sanctions over eroding human rights in China have led Beijing and Moscow into closer partnership.