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Djibouti , Sunday 18 February 2018

News Djibouti » History: Olympian aims to get Eritreans on skis

News channel or source: http://journalstar.com/news/world/olympian-aims-to-get-eritreans-on-skis/article_6cb73971-d080-5477-bea0-b3db29e402e9.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Indeed while the podium spots may be out of reach, they are sure to create a buzz -- not to mention history, in some cases -- in South ... African nation that borders Ethiopia, Sudan and Djibouti. Like many kids growing up in Canada, ice hockey was his ...

News Djibouti » History: Tanzania: Simba Back in CAF Action, Clash With Djibouti Outfit

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802120151.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

On paper, this match seems like a walk in the park for Simba considering history of teams from Djibouti. Simba's recent form also makes their fans believe that their team will record a convincing win ahead of the second leg encounter. They top the Vodacom ...

News Djibouti » History: ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES PRESENTS SPECIAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH AIRFARES TO CITIES THROUGHOUT AFRICA.

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096438825/ETHIOPIAN-AIRLINES-PRESENTS-SPECIAL-BLACK-HISTORY-MONTH-AIRFARES-TO-CITIES-THROUGHOUT-AFRICA?src=RSS
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

A journey to Africa during Black History Month gives you a greater appreciation of ... from LAX fly to Addis Ababa for $881, Kilimanjaro $954, Djibouti $933, and Blantyre $1390. Fares are inclusive of tax. Seats are based on availability.

News Djibouti » History: Tet Offensives, Hungry China and Dumbed Down Americans

News channel or source: https://www.opednews.com/articles/Tet-Offensives-Hungry-Chi-by-Linh-Dinh-China_Vietnam-180212-126.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Nearly six centuries later, China is trying to become a blue-water power, and it has established a military base in Djibouti. Last week ... with a finger dipped in his own blood. History is replete with magnificent men grossly wronged or abjectly humiliated.

News Djibouti » History: Pentagon asks for major budget increase amid threats from Russia, China and North Korea

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/huge-military-spending-increase-sought-by-white-house/ar-BBJ3cGI
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Washington (CNN)Citing increasing threats from China and Russia, the Pentagon is asking for a major boost in military spending for 2019, requesting Congress approve a budget of $686 billion -- one of the largest in US history. At the same time the Trump ...

News Djibouti » History: “Coffee powers human dreams”: Meet Dave Eggers’ “Monk of Mokha” muse

News channel or source: https://www.salon.com/2018/02/17/coffee-powers-human-dreams-meet-dave-eggers-monk-of-mokha-muse/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Knowing my history as a kid picking coffee cherries with my grandmother ... I have family members who are stuck in countries like Djibouti, and Egypt, and Jordan. You have bombs that are being dropped in Yemen, but they're not made in Saudi Arabia ...

News Djibouti » History: Friends say man shot by Tampa police was former U.S. Marine with PTSD

News channel or source: http://www.tbo.com/news/publicsafety/Friends-say-man-shot-by-Tampa-police-was-former-U-S-Marine-with-PTSD_165411092
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Hernandez started with the department in December 2011, has no disciplinary history and has never fired his weapon ... They later served together during a tour in Djibouti, Africa, and Richardson was honorably discharged about five years ago, according ...

News Djibouti » History: Worldview: China’s railway to success

News channel or source: http://dailyfreepress.com/2018/02/03/worldview-chinas-railway-success/
Publication date: Saturday 03 February 2018

These projects, costing $3.8 billion USD and $4 billion USD respectively, are the largest infrastructure projects in Africa’s post-colonial period history, which began ... In Ethiopia, the Addis Ababa-Djibouti line, which opened at the start of this ...

News Djibouti » History: Dr. Al-Rabiah: King to attend 1st Riyadh International Humanitarian Forum

News channel or source: http://www.saudigazette.com.sa/article/528491/SAUDI-ARABIA/Dr-Al-Rabiah-King-to-attend-1st-Riyadh-International-Humanitarian-Forum
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

During a press conference held at InterContinental Hotel here, Dr. Al-Rabiah affirmed that the Kingdom, throughout its history, plays a pioneering role ... including the village in Djibouti with 300 housing units for the Yemeni refugees in Djibouti.

News Djibouti » History: Book review (nonfiction): Dave Eggers’ inspiring coffee saga ‘Monk of Mokha’ good to the last drop

News channel or source: http://www.richmond.com/entertainment/books/book-review-nonfiction-dave-eggers-inspiring-coffee-saga-monk-of/article_e7fe8a3f-83b3-5df5-a329-c80c044115b8.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Mokthar dug into the history and lore of coffee ... including crossing the strait between Yemen and Djibouti in a tiny flat-hulled boat. Incredibly, Mokhtar, with help he acknowledges from many people, made his dream reality. His company, Port of Mokha ...