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VOANEWS 4 August 2018 When Eritrea and Ethiopia agreed last month to end their decades-long conflict, the international community responded enthusiastically. Less than a day after the countries signed a joint declaration of peace, United Nations Secretary General António Guterres suggested that sanctions...

FAIR OBSERVER 6 August 2018 With Ethiopia and Eritrea pushing for peace, will Djibouti declare diplomatic war?   These are heady times in the Horn...

Handyshippingguide.com 6 August 2018 Despite Initiating Legal Action in London it Seems Negative Result Unpalatable to Djibouti             DJIBOUTI...

REUTERS 2 August 2018 Dubai’s government said on Thursday the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) has ruled DP World’s port container terminal contract in Djibouti was valid and binding. The government of Djibouti seized the Doraleh Container Terminal from DP World in February over a dispute dating back to at least 2012. Dubai government-controlled DP...

Policyforum.net 2  August 2018 China’s engagement with Africa has long been shaped by its foreign policy of non-interference in the internal affairs...

UK Business Insider 1 August 2018 According to reports from Die Welt, Xi Jinping may be carrying out plans to up China’s power through Djibouti. Satellite...

VOA News 1 August 2018 Djibouti, an increasingly strategic nation in the Horn of Africa, has condemned last week’s call by Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed for the lifting of U.N. sanctions against Eritrea. During his three-day visit to Eritrea’s capital last week, the Somali president urged an end to the economic sanctions and arms embargo that the U.N....

DNA INDIA 31 July 2018 India and China are doing their best to establish a foothold in Africa.  In the last week of July, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

ARAB NEWS 31 July 2018 a     In 2013 he announced his “One Belt One Road” (OBOR) project. It is designed to revive the old trading routes...

The Guardian 31 July 2018 As their hand-built wooden dhow approaches the shore, Ibrahim Chamume and his fellow fishermen take in the sail and prepare...