OZY 11 December 2018 by  DAVID PILLING & EMILY FENG Not long ago, Chinese engineers were putting the finishing touches to two expensive rail projects...

MENAFN 9 December 2018 By ARIE EGOZ (MENAFN – SomTribune) The United States should boost its military presence in Djibouti and the region surrounding...

BREAKING DEFENSE 28 November 2018 by ARIE EGOZI “The Chinese chose Djibouti because of its strategic location in Africa and mainly because it gives...

ASIA TIMES 28 November 2018 by BERTIL LINTNER he African nation of Djibouti has emerged as a modern day Casablanca rife with geopolitical intrigue. A...

THE ARAB WEEKLY 4 November 2018 by JOHN CK DALY With China’s overseas military expansion and advocacy of a new world order, Djibouti’s congested territory...

THE NATIONAL 31 October 2018 Foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt wants UK to become ‘invisible chain linking the world’s democracies’ post Brexit Mr Hunt...

BLOOMBERG BUSINESS WEEK 22 October 2018 by NIZAR MANEK The Red Sea state of Eritrea may play a key role in DP World Ltd.’s plans in the Horn of Africa,...

BLOOMBERG 19 October 2018 by NIZAR MANEK Eritrea may provide trade route amid dispute with Djibouti Company sees as many as 12 ports needed in Horn...

ARAB NEWS 1 October 2018 by JOSEPH DANA Despite its small size, Djibouti plays an outsized role in geopolitics. Some say the East African nation has the most valuable military real estate in the world. Situated on the Red Sea’s Bab Al-Mandab Strait between Yemen, Somalia and Eritrea, it is at the nexus of international trade and conflict. The Red Sea is the transit...

QUARTZ AFRICA 25 September 2018 by Abdi Latif Dahir World leaders gather in New York this week to tackle a plethora of global problems, from climate change...