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...

THE CONVERSATION 27 June 2018 From pulling out of treaties to denigrating allies to starting trade wars, the impulsive actions of President Donald Trump...