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Feb 19, 2014

While the West has shunned Sudan for the past 20 years, scholar and author Luke Patey argues in his book that China has made Khartoum the centerpiece of its ambitious engagement in Africa. Patey joins us to discuss his new book "The New Kings of Crude" and how China's national oil company, CNPC, helped pulled Sudan from the edge of becoming a failed-state to one of the world's largest oil exporting countries.