Martin Plaut

Reaction Contributor

Thursday, 10 January 2019

How foreign backing is keeping Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir in power

Day after day Sudanese are taking to the streets to protest against the rule of Omar al-Bashir. The president, who …

By Martin Plaut

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Qatar’s conflict with its neighbours can easily set the Horn of Africa alight

It began as a squabble between Arab allies, but the standoff between Qatar and its neighbours is threatening to engulf …

By Martin Plaut