AFRICA CENTER FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES 22 March 2019 by PAUL NANTULYA China’s Belt and Road Initiative forges intertwining economic, political, and...

CAJNEWS AFRICA 20 March 2019 by TINTSWALO BALOYI Djibouti President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping DJIBOUTI is destroying itself...

THE NATIONAL INTEREST 17 February 2019 by MOLLIE SALTSKOG AND COLIN P. CLARKE Beijing’s international pipeline networks are exposed to various dangers. China’s...

HELLENIC SHIPPING NEWS 13 February 2019 Beijing’s efforts to seize control of a major port facility in Djibouti is under scrutiny after a lawsuit has...

NEWSWEEK 18 November 2018 by TOM O’CONNOR Russia and China have embarked on increasing their military presence in Africa, where the U.S. recently announced it would withdraw some troops in order to counter its two top rivals abroad. As war rages between the government and rival rebel movements in the Central African Republic, Russia has set out to play a larger role...

TAIWAN NEWS 19 November 2018 by DEUTSCHE WELLE When Japan set up a facility in Djibouti in 2009 with docks for warships, an airfield and the other infrastructure...

BUSINESS STANDARD 18 September 2018 ANI A group of panellists from Europe have expressed concern over China’s ‘One Belt One Road Initiative’ (OBOR), calling out the hidden agendas to capture European markets. Speaking at a side event organized by the Brussels-based South Asia Democratic Forum during the ongoing 39th Session of UN Human Rights Council,...

The Africa Report 21 August 2018 With its strategic location in East Africa, Djibouti is building ports and other transport infrastructure to serve as...

Port Technology 17 August 2018 China may be investing in its ‘Belt’ to improve and connect rail networks across the ancient East and West ‘Silk...

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...