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Djibouti , Tuesday 21 November 2017

News Djibouti: From rail and airports to its first overseas naval base, China zeroes in on tiny Djibouti

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2120713/rail-and-airports-its-first-overseas-naval-base-china
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh will arrive in China on Wednesday for a three-day state visit that is expected to further boost ties with the African nation. Situated in the Horn of Africa – adjacent to one of the world’s busiest shipping routes ...

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Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

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News Djibouti: Boating Off The Coast Of Djibouti

News channel or source: https://www.strategypage.com/military_photos/2017112119162.aspx
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

GULF OF TADJOURA (Nov. 13, 2017) Sailors assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 1 perform different formations through the Gulf of Tadjoura during maritime navigation training with the Djiboutian navy and coast guard. CRS-1 is participating in ongoing ...

News Djibouti: Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future - Journalist Book

News channel or source: http://www.journalistbook.com/2017/11/21/ethiopia-bets-on-clothes/
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Journalist BookEthiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial futureJournalist BookEthiopia's road link with the port in Djibouti is outdated and congested in many parts and, together with the limited capacity and dense bureaucracy of its customs service, slows companies' supply chains. This is undermining the benefits of being ...and more »

News Djibouti: Critics overlook economic benefits to Africa of China’s support base in Djibouti

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1076475.shtml
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

The Chinese People's Liberation Army's support base in Djibouti has once again sparked concern over Beijing's military buildup, and the state visit of Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh to China, starting from Wednesday, is adding fuel to the discussion.

News Djibouti: Kentucky National Guard visits Djibouti for State Partnership Program - United States Army (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.army.mil/article/197211/kentucky_national_guard_visits_djibouti_for_state_partnership_program
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

United States Army (press release)Kentucky National Guard visits Djibouti for State Partnership ProgramUnited States Army (press release)CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti - As part of the State Partnership Program (SPP), U.S. Army National Guard leaders Brig. Gen. Benjamin Adams III, Kentucky deputy adjutant general, and Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden, Kentucky state command sergeant ...

News Djibouti: Djibouti President to Visit China Next Week

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201711210728.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Beijing — Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh will make a state visit to China next week, a Chinese spokesman announced Friday. The Djibouti president will visit China from Wednesday to Friday at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Foreign ...

News Djibouti: Soldiers conduct live fire shoot house training [Image 8 of 30] - DVIDS (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.dvidshub.net/image/3969989/soldiers-conduct-live-fire-shoot-house-training
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

DVIDS (press release)Soldiers conduct live fire shoot house training [Image 8 of 30]DVIDS (press release)... Company, 1-32 Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa's (CJTF-HOA) East African Response Force (EARF), conducts team level live fire shoot house training in Djibouti, Africa, Nov.

News Djibouti: Djibouti signs preliminary deal with China's POLY-GCL for $4 bln gas project

News channel or source: http://www.reuters.com/article/china-djibouti-gas/djibouti-signs-preliminary-deal-with-chinas-poly-gcl-for-4-bln-gas-project-idUSL8N1NM2BV
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

DJIBOUTI, Nov 16 (Reuters) - China’s POLY-GCL Petroleum Group Holdings Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to invest $4 billion in a natural gas project in the tiny Horn of African nation of Djibouti. The project includes a natural gas ...

News Djibouti: Critics overlook economic benefits to Africa of China's support base in Djibouti - Global Times

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1076475.shtml
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Critics overlook economic benefits to Africa of China's support base in DjiboutiGlobal TimesThe Chinese People's Liberation Army's support base in Djibouti has once again sparked concern over Beijing's military buildup, and the state visit of Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh to China, starting from Wednesday, is adding fuel to the ...and more »

News Djibouti: Ethiopia, Djibouti agree to expand fuel port, upgrade road

News channel or source: http://thereporterethiopia.com/article/ethiopia-djibouti-agree-expand-fuel-port-upgrade-road
Publication date: Friday 10 November 2017

The governments of Ethiopia and Djibouti have agreed to expand the horizon fuel terminal at the Port of Djibouti and to upgrade the Ethio-Djibouti corridor road. Ethiopian Minister of Transport Ahmed Shide and his Djiboutian counterpart Mohamed Abdulkadir ...

News Djibouti: Uganda sends troops for joint regional peacekeeping exercise in Sudan - Xinhua

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/21/c_136769439.htm
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Uganda sends troops for joint regional peacekeeping exercise in SudanXinhuaThe troops are drawn from Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Kenya, Djibouti, Burundi, Comoros, Somalia and Seychelles. "This is a regular exercise that takes place amongst 10 partner states. The exercise is aimed at making the force more ready as part ...and more »

News Djibouti: CAF suspends Gabon, Djibouti from 2020 CHAN

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/CAF-suspends-Gabon-Djibouti-from-2020-CHAN-601470
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

The Organising Committee of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN), has decided to suspend Gabon and Djibouti from participating in the competition in 2020. In a meeting held in Rabat, Morocco, hosts of the next edition of the CHAN, it said the ...

News Djibouti: IMO's technical cooperation activities have received a boost of US$1.0 million - PortNews IAA

News channel or source: http://en.portnews.ru/news/249268/
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

IMO's technical cooperation activities have received a boost of US$1.0 millionPortNews IAAUS$250,000 to support both the Djibouti Code of Conduct and the Jeddah Amendment to the Djibouti Code of Conduct 2017 that together help signatory States to counter piracy and other illicit activities that threaten safety of navigation in the Gulf of ...and more »

News Djibouti: CAF ban Djibouti and Gabon from 2020 African Nations Championship

News channel or source: https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1057976/caf-ban-djibouti-and-gabon-from-2020-african-nations-championship
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Djibouti and Gabon have been barred from participating at the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after both teams withdrew from qualification for the 2018 tournament. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed the two sides would not be ...

News Djibouti: Beijing quickly builds 8000-strong force for UN peacekeeping - Asia Times

News channel or source: http://www.atimes.com/article/beijing-quickly-builds-8000-strong-force-un-peacekeeping/
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Asia TimesBeijing quickly builds 8000-strong force for UN peacekeepingAsia TimesA PLA base in the eastern African country of Djibouti has been up and running since August. Aimed at assisting China's peacekeeping troops in South Sudan, Congo and Mali, and serving as a transit point for Chinese warships and commercial vessels in the ...and more »

News Djibouti: Kentucky National Guard visits Djibouti for State Partnership Program

News channel or source: http://www.hoa.africom.mil/story/21476/kentucky-national-guard-visits-djibouti-for-state-partnership-program
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Kentucky National Guard visits Djibouti for State Partnership Program Djibouti Armed Forces (FAD) Lt. Col. A. Omar (left) presents a gift to U.S. Army National Guard Brig. Gen. Benjamin Adams III, Kentucky National Guard deputy adjutant general, during a ...

News Djibouti: DRTC Equips with Modern Simulator - MarineLink

News channel or source: https://www.marinelink.com/news/simulator-equips-modern431450
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

MarineLinkDRTC Equips with Modern SimulatorMarineLinkThe Djibouti Regional Training Centre (DRTC) has been equipped with a modern computer-based training simulator as part of International Maritime Organization (IMO)'s efforts to promote maritime safety and security in the West Indian Ocean and Gulf of ...and more »

News Djibouti: Djibouti Signs Preliminary Deal With China's POLY-GCL For $4B Gas Project

News channel or source: http://www.rigzone.com/news/wire/djibouti_signs_preliminary_deal_with_chinas_polygcl_for_4b_gas_project-16-nov-2017-152486-article/
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

China's POLY-GCL Petroleum Group Holdings Ltd signs an MoU to invest $4B in a natural gas project in Djibouti. DJIBOUTI, Nov 16 (Reuters) - China's POLY-GCL Petroleum Group Holdings Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to invest $4 billion in ...

News Djibouti: 2018 withdrawals lands Gabon and Djibouti bans from 2020 CHAN - Inside World Football

News channel or source: http://www.insideworldfootball.com/2017/11/20/2018-withdrawals-lands-gabon-djibouti-bans-2020-chan/
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

2018 withdrawals lands Gabon and Djibouti bans from 2020 CHANInside World FootballNovember 20 – Gabon and Djibouti have been banned from qualifying for the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN). The Confederation of African Football took the decision after both nations withdrew from the 2018 qualifying campaign after it had got ...

News Djibouti: Preparing our Practitioners: CJTF-HOA Hosts Tropical Medicine Course - U.S. Africa Command (press release)

News channel or source: http://www.africom.mil/media-room/article/30102/preparing-our-practitioners-cjtf-hoa-hosts-tropical-medicine-course
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

U.S. Africa Command (press release)Preparing our Practitioners: CJTF-HOA Hosts Tropical Medicine CourseU.S. Africa Command (press release)Medical personnel from the U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force, assigned to both Camp Lemonnier and the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) Surgeon Cell, along with medical professionals from Djibouti and the German Army, collaborated ...