THE TIMES OF INDIA 16 January 2019 by  RAJAT PANDIT Highlights The US Pentagon says Beijing also “completed” over $20 billion of military...

BUSINESS STANDARD 16 January 2019 China is expanding its access to foreign ports, like Gwadar in Pakistan, to pre-position the logistic framework necessary to support the growing presence of its military in the Indian Ocean and beyond, the Pentagon said in a report. The Chinese Army’s efforts to obtain access to commercial ports in Africa, the Middle-East, and South...

THE WASHINGTON POST 15 January 2019 by MISSY RYAN and PAUL SONNE The Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning takes part in military drilsl in the western Pacific...

THE WASHINGTON POST 14 December 2018 by PATRICK MARTIN When unveiling the Trump administration’s new Africa policy on Thursday, national security adviser John Bolton made a point to speak about a single container port in the tiny East African nation of Djibouti. Officials say the Doraleh Container Terminal is critical for resupplying the only permanent U.S. base in Africa,...

THE WASHINGTON TIMES 12 December 2018 by CAROL MUNOZ This March 27, 2008, file photo, shows the Pentagon in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)  The...

THE INTERCEPT 1 December 2018 by NICK TURSE Marine Gen. Thomas D. Waldhauser, commander, U.S. Africa Command, speaks to the media at the Pentagon on...

DEFENSE ONE 29 OCTOBER 2018 by MARCUS WEISGERBER The contracts came just months after the U.S. accused China of trying to blind military pilots in...

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...

THE WASHINGTON DIPLOMAT 31 October 2018 by LARRY LEXNER A country few Americans have ever heard of — and even fewer have visited — hosts the only...

CNN Politics 17 August 2018 Washington (CNN): China is actively developing its fleet of long-range bombers and “likely” training its pilots...