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Brendon J. Cannon

Brendon J. Cannon

Brendon J. Cannon is an Assistant Professor of International Security, Department of Humanities & Social Science at Khalifa University of Science & Technology (Abu Dhabi, UAE).
    An Ethiopia-backed port is changing power dynamics in the Horn of Africa
    An Ethiopia-backed port is changing power dynamics in the Horn of Africa
    When Eritrea gained its independence from Ethiopia in 1993, Ethiopia became landlocked and therefore dependent on its neighbours – especially...
    Turkey’s foray into Somalia is a huge success, but there are risks
    Turkey’s foray into Somalia is a huge success, but there are risks
    Turkey’s engagement with Somalia is striking for its brevity and ostensible success. Turkey has been involved in Somalia since just 2011, yet...
    Why Kenya’s push for nuclear power rests on false or fanciful premises
    Why Kenya’s push for nuclear power rests on false or fanciful premises
    Kenya wants to go nuclear. Since 2012, Nairobi has been talking the talk and walking the walk. It has engaged the International Atomic Energy...