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Marco Jowell

Marco Jowell

Marco Jowell is a director of the Africa Research Group and has a doctorate from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). His latest book is Peacekeeping in Africa: Politics, Security and the Failure of Foreign Military Assistance (I.B. Tauris). Follow him on Twitter.
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
The dictator’s dilemma: How to succeed at succession
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