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News Djibouti » Politics: President of Djibouti to Asharq Al-Awsat: Our Foreign Bases are Aimed at Combating Terrorism

News channel or source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1238136/president-djibouti-asharq-al-awsat-our-foreign-bases-are-aimed-combating
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

which reflects a harmony in political visions on several regional and international crises, he told Asharq Al-Awsat. Commenting on the French, American, Japanese and Chinese military bases in Djibouti, Guelleh explained that they are not aimed at creating ...

News Djibouti » Politics: US military resumes air operations in Djibouti

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-military-resumes-air-operations-in-djibouti/ar-AAvDFGq
Publication date: Sunday 08 April 2018

(CNN)The US military has resumed air operations in the East African nation of Djibouti, a critical location in the fight against terrorism, a US defense official tells CNN. The move comes days after the US grounded its aircraft at the request of the ...

News Djibouti » Politics: Al-Qaeda Raids in Somalia Scuttle Africa's Plan to Withdraw

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-17/al-qaeda-attacks-in-somalia-scuttle-africa-s-plan-to-withdraw
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Political disputes among Somali officials are the Achilles ... of his nation’s forces depends on Amisom’s UN mandate continuing. Officials from Djibouti, Ethiopia and Burundi didn’t answer calls seeking details on their withdrawal plans.

News Djibouti » Politics: China’s One Belt One Road economic investment also expands military footprint

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/18/china-military-ambitions-seen-one-belt-one-road/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Of the 15 projects reviewed, the development in Djibouti of the communist regime’s first overseas ... for escaping alleged U.S.-led containment” of Beijing’s military, political and economic goals in South Asia and elsewhere, the report states.

News Djibouti » Politics: Tiny Djibouti aiming to be global military, shipping center

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/news/politics-elections/2018/04/09/tiny-djibouti-aiming-to-be-global-military-shipping-center-n2469104
Publication date: Sunday 08 April 2018

DJIBOUTI (AP) — Two fighter jets took off and roared over the Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport, a sprawling complex in this tiny African nation that is quickly becoming a strategic military and shipping outpost for the world. Not far away, a ...

News Djibouti » Politics: Researchers: Silk Road projects give China strategic benefit

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/researchers-silk-road-projects-give-china-strategic-benefit/2018/04/17/4a13ba5e-42b7-11e8-b2dc-b0a403e4720a_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Djibouti and elsewhere in the Indo-Pacific region. It concluded that projects aren’t driven by “win-win” economic development for the individual host countries, as Beijing claims. “Rather, the investments appear to generate political influence ...

News Djibouti » Politics: One Belt, One Road, One Happy Chinese Navy

News channel or source: http://foreignpolicy.com/2018/04/17/one-belt-one-road-one-happy-chinese-navy/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

It concluded that, contrary to Beijing’s public rhetoric, the economics of the deals are questionable, political control is nearly absolute ... Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Djibouti. Adm. Harry Harris, the head of U.S. Pacific Command, warned Congress ...

News Djibouti » Politics: US military grounds aircraft in Djibouti after multiple accidents

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/05/politics/us-military-grounds-djibouti-aircraft/index.html
Publication date: hursday 05 April 2018

"US air operations in Djibouti are on hold and US Naval Forces Central Command has canceled the remainder of exercise Alligator Dagger in response to two separate aviation incidents in Djibouti on April 3, 2018," Cdr. Bill Urban, a spokesman for US Naval ...

News Djibouti » Politics: Report: Belt and Road Aims to Expand Beijing’s Influence

News channel or source: https://chinadigitaltimes.net/2018/04/report-belt-and-road-aims-to-expand-beijings-influence/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Djibouti and elsewhere in the Indo-Pacific region. It concluded that projects are not driven by “win-win” economic development for the individual host countries, as Beijing claims. “Rather, the investments appear to generate political influence ...