DAILY NATION 14 December 2018 by JOHN BOLTON In Summary As part of our new Africa strategy, the United States will also reevaluate its support for U.N....

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...

DEFENSE ONE 12 December 2018 by KATIE BO WILLIAMS U.S. service members assigned to the Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa keep watch as...

ASEAN ECONOMIST 30 November 2018 For the first time since the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum was founded in 1989, the group’s leaders...

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...

REUTERS 14 November 2018 by PATRICIA ZENGERLE WASHINGTON, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Two prominent U.S. senators expressed alarm on Tuesday about the military and political consequences if China gains control of a port terminal in Djibouti, and said they were concerned it could further boost Beijing’s influence in East Africa. In a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

VOA NEWS 9 September 2018 The Horn of Africa WASHINGTON — The Horn of Africa continued to resolve diplomatic impasses with the announcement Friday...

Modern Diplomacy 30 August 2018 For the past quarter century, Djibouti has flourished as the Horn of Africa’s most strategic port, serving as a lifeline...

Reuters 5 July 2018 Djibouti commissioned a $3.5 billion, Chinese-built free trade zone on Thursday, deepening ties with the Asian giant and helping the...