US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role on the continent. Photo: AFP US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role on the continent. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role on the continent. Photo: AFP

Is the Biden team still using Trump’s China threat playbook in Africa?

  • US officials continue to caution about the debt-trap risks from Chinese loans
  • The approach is much the same but there are some breaks with the past, observers say

Topic |   China-Africa relations
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role on the continent. Photo: AFP US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role on the continent. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has cautioned Africa to beware of China’s growing role on the continent. Photo: AFP
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