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What future for China in Libya?

China's economic influence in Libya could be under threat, after anti-Gadaffi forces indicated that countries which supported the removal of Col Gadaffi would benefit from future trade at the expense of others.

James Dorsey, a senior fellow at Nanyang Technology University in Singapore, told the BBC he expected China to lose out because of its stance.

  • 07 Sep 2011