Somaliland Press 13 May 2018 THE United States and China are squaring up over military strength in Africa, but Russia may be set to upstage them both on the continent’s busiest sea lane. News agencies in Somaliland report that Moscow has “been in talks at some depth” with this unrecognised country that broke away from Somalia in 1991, but has failed to win recognition. Stable,...

Asian Review 20 July 2017 Beijing’s ramped-up Indian Ocean activity has New Delhi on ‘full alert’ AKIRA HAYAKAWA, Nikkei staff writer MUMBAI...

The East African 6 July 2017 It was the third US strike on Shabaab Islamist militants since President Donald Trump authorised the Pentagon in March to...

The New York Times 25 June 2017 By HELENE COOPER President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti welcoming Defense Secretary Jim Mattis at the Presidential...

Asian Review 8 June 2017 China’s man-made Subi Reef in the South China Sea includes an airstrip and buildings. © AP WASHINGTON —...

Straits Times 2 June 2017 Chinese navy frigate Huangshan at the inaugural maritime review near Changi Naval Base on May 15. Frigates and other small...

Chronicles 18 may 2017 How U.S. Military Bases Back Dictators, Autocrats, and Military Regimes Much outrage has been expressed in recent weeks over President...

Daily Nation 26 March 2017 By KEVIN J. KELLEY African Union Mission in Somalia troops patrol in Mogadishu on December 3, 2014. PHOTO | AFP A US-sponsored...

military.com 24 March 2017   by Richard Sisk The head of U.S. Africa Command said Friday that the White House is considering his request for more...

Indian Defence News 3 March 2017   WASHINGTON: A top US Senator has strongly pushed for selling the state-of-the-art guardian drones to India which “is...