News / / 10.24.19

Wall Street Journal: New Report Evaluates Sanctions Programs in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sanctions programs levied on some Sub-Saharan African countries could be made more effective by targeting specific networks rather than comprehensive sanctions against an entire country, a new report says.

The report, published by policy advocacy group The Sentry on Thursday, evaluates the effectiveness of sanctions programs currently or previously placed by the U.S., the European Union and the United Nations on seven African countries, including the Democratic Republic of Congo, Liberia, South Sudan, Sudan, Zimbabwe, Burundi and the Central African Republic.

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