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

Monday 19 June 2017

Martin Plaut, senior research fellow at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies (ICWS), discusses the implications of Qatar’s conflict with its neighbours for the Horn of Africa. In his Conversation article he says it is difficult to predict how events will unfold, but ‘sparks from Arabia can easily set the Horn alight.’ The story has been picked up by AllAfrica.com, The Star (Kenya) and SABC News.