French Military Kicked Out: Explosion of Anti-Colonial Sentiment in Africa’s Sahel w/ Eugene Puryear
Africa’s Sahel region is experiencing historic shifts as anti-colonial sentiment sweeps across the region, with the French military being kicked out of one country after another after failing to rout insurgencies fueled by their own policies. France and its allies have responded by blaming disinformation, authoritarianism, and the west’s favorite boogeyman: Russia. Meanwhile the security situation in the Sahel continues to deteriorate.
To help break it all down, Breakthrough News journalist Eugene Puryear joined Rania Khalek on Dispatches.