Port News 16 August 2018 EU NAVFOR’s Operation Commander, Major General Charlie Stickland visited the Spanish MPRA detachment in Djibouti to discuss the current operational climate and prominent issues, the EU mission official website said. Maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft (MPRA) provide naval assets with a variety of capabilities making EU NAVFOR resilient...

NewsDeeply 19 July 2018 For decades, Djibouti has benefited economically from the standoff between Ethiopia and Eritrea. But as the two countries move...

New York Times 8 June 2018 If nature abhors a vacuum, politics abhors a military standoff, especially between two nations in one of the poorest, most...

The Wall Street Journal 1 June 2018 BERBERA, Somaliland—The battle for hegemony in the Middle East is playing out at an ancient African port where traditional dhow fishing boats now share space with giant container ships loaded around the clock by men in yellow high-visibility vests. Berbera, in the breakaway republic of Somaliland, is perched on a narrow shipping lane...

Bloomberg 18 April 2017 Somalia’s Puntland region overlooks shipping route to Red Sea Officers mutinying, intelligence staff resigning over salaries Security...

Defence News 11 February 2017 WASHINGTON — Responding to a growing number of dangerous incidents in waters around Yemen, the U.S. Navy is expanding...

alarab.co.uk 3 April 2016 International and regional players understand the importance of the Red Sea, in which small projects here and there aspire to...

Geeska Afrika 6 March 2015 Iranian Envoy: Parliament Speaker in Djibouti to Expand Economic Ties Djibouti (HAN) March 6, 2015 – Regional political...