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Djibouti , Sunday 18 February 2018

News Djibouti » Djibouti: Djibouti's Booming Nightlife Scene — Fueled by Foreign Militaries

News channel or source: http://www.ozy.com/fast-forward/djiboutis-booming-nightlife-scene-fueled-by-foreign-militaries/83447
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

One of the world’s tiniest countries is preparing to surprise the world again. At Club Menelik, the buzzing nightclub on the ground floor of the eponymous three-star hotel in the city of Djibouti, the party runs nonstop, even at midnight on a Monday.

News Djibouti » Djibouti: Through Quiet Dealmaking, New Delhi Extends Its Influence in the Indian Ocean

News channel or source: https://warontherocks.com/2018/02/quiet-dealmaking-new-delhi-extends-influence-indian-ocean/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

If correct, this facility would join its recently opened naval and military base in Djibouti as part of a growing network of Chinese naval and air bases across the Indian Ocean. Further Chinese bases in the region should also be expected. At the same ...

News Djibouti » Djibouti: Asylum seekers believe their husbands will kill them if they're sent back to Djibouti

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/asylum-seekers-believe-their-husbands-will-kill-them-if-they-re-sent-back-to-djibouti-1.4525010
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Deka and Khadija still have scars on their faces and heads from the beatings they endured at the hands of their husbands in Djibouti — and it's why they hope Canada will allow them to stay here as refugees.

News Djibouti » Djibouti: The Indian Ocean Base Race

News channel or source: https://www.maritime-executive.com/editorials/the-indian-ocean-base-race
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

If correct, this facility would join its recently opened naval and military base at Djibouti as part of a growing network of Chinese naval and air bases across the Indian Ocean. Further Chinese bases in the region should also be expected. At the same time ...

News Djibouti » Djibouti: UNICEF Djibouti Humanitarian Situation Report, December 2017

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/djibouti/unicef-djibouti-humanitarian-situation-report-december-2017
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

• 3,811 of children under the age of 5 suffering from SAM were treated, the equivalent of 67% of the planned target. • 1,546 additional people have access to adequate sanitation, the equivalent of 45% of its annual target. • 4,000 cases of suspected ...

News Djibouti » Djibouti: Djibouti Begins To Flourish with China’s Help

News channel or source: http://www.larouchepub.com/pr/2018/180209_djibouti_china_help.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Feb. 9, 2018 (EIRNS)—A long article, “How Djibouti Became China’s Gateway to Africa,” in Spiegel Online yesterday, pointed out that many Djiboutians “are dreaming of creating, with Chinese help, something similar to Singapore and the Gulf States.

News Djibouti » Djibouti: Djibouti's uncanny mix of French baguettes, Somali tea and bustling business

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20150529-djibouti-yemen-mix-french-somali-business-china-dubai
Publication date: Friday 29 May 2015

Not long ago Djibouti was known for little more than French legionnaires, desert and a small ramshackle port. But nowadays this tiny republic on the northern tip of the Horn of Africa has big plans, including turning its capital into the Dubai of Africa.

News Djibouti » Djibouti: China's Presence in Djibouti is Not a National Security Threat—Yet

News channel or source: http://nationalinterest.org/feature/chinas-presence-djibouti-not-national-security-threat%E2%80%94yet-22498
Publication date: Wednesday 27 September 2017

On September 22, Chinese troops staged their first live-fire exercises at China’s first overseas military base, which opened in Djibouti on August 1. Ever since Beijing publicly acknowledged in November 2015 that China was building a logistical support ...

News Djibouti » Djibouti: China’s Experiment in Djibouti

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2016/10/chinas-experiment-in-djibouti/
Publication date: uesday 04 October 2016

On April 8, 2016 China’s Ministry of Defense reported that construction of China’s first oversea military base had begun. The naval military base – officially a logistics support base – is located in Djibouti, a small but highly strategic country ...

News Djibouti » Djibouti: Column: The Trump administration is starting to pay attention to Africa

News channel or source: http://www.tbo.com/opinion/perspective/Column-The-Trump-administration-is-starting-to-pay-attention-to-Africa_165409409
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In the strategic country of Djibouti, at the southern entrance to the Red Sea, the United States has 2,000 military deployed against the terrorist group al-Shabaab in Somalia. United States air attacks from Djibouti against Shabaab concentrations have been ...