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Vol 1 (AAC) No 10

Published 1st August 2008


Tokyo's test

The Japanese are after Sudanese energy

Until public protests over Darfur two years ago, Japan was one of the biggest customers for Sudanese oil. But unlike China and India it had no direct investments in Sudan's energy sector. Now Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda is pursuing an engagement policy that openly challenges the other two Asian economic giants.

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