Africa: Ambassador Lin Songtian’s Recall Signals Shifts Ahead in China-Africa Relationship

[Daily Maverick] The sudden recall from South Africa of Chinese ambassador Lin Songtian was initially interpreted as being a demotion. But the contrary appears to be true – it now looks as though his deft use of Twitter has propelled him into another role: A combatant in the growing US-China media confrontation.Read the Original Article