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France’s loss is not China’s gain in Indo-Pacific

Asiatimes 23 Sep 2021
What is official is that France, apart from its troops on Réunion, maintains a military base in its former colony Djibouti on the Horn of Africa as well as a detachment of the Foreign Legion on Mayotte ... France also maintains a naval base in the United Arab Emirates with 700 troops, ships and aircraft.
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DJIBOUTI : Pandemic puts the brakes on China's military aid

Africa Intelligence 22 Sep 2021
A 66-metre amphibious assault ship and a 26-metre patrol boat were donated to Djibouti by China in the first quarter ....
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Commission to receive 600,000 metric tons of wheat to meet aid demand

Capital Ethiopia 20 Sep 2021
As Aydruse Hassen, Deputy Commissioner and Logistics head of NDRMC said, from the 600,000 metric tons, about 400,000 metric ton of the wheat is on its way to Ethiopia, which has reached to the Djibouti port, and as he further explained, the remaining 200,000 metric ton will be shipped within a short time ... ....
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1st container ship from Jeddah docks at Yemen's Hudaydah port

Middle East Monitor 14 Sep 2021
... Saudis can no longer "find any justification for preventing ships that come from its ports or forcing them to transit to Djibouti as in the past."
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1st container ship from Jeddah docks at Yemen’s Hudaydah port

Anadolu Agency 14 Sep 2021
The first container ship from Saudi Arabia docked at Yemen’s western port city of Hudaydah, the Houthi rebel group said on Tuesday ... He said the Saudis can no longer “find any justification for preventing ships that come from its ports or forcing them to transit Djibouti as in the past.".
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The Latest: Tokyo hits 6-month high in cases before Olympics

The Independent 03 Sep 2021
Separately, the United States says this week it has shipped 1 million Johnson & Johnson doses to Burkina Faso, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Gambia and Senegal, and another 1.2 million doses go this week to Cameroon, Lesotho, Niger, Zambia and Central African Republic.
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Somaliland Gears Up for 'Healthy' Battle of Ports

MENA FN 02 Sep 2021
(MENAFN - SomTribune) Berbera due to compete head to head with Djibouti for Ethiopia's trade Anchored at the deepwater port of Berbera, an Ethiopian-flagged ship offloads its cargo of sugar and ... .
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Why do so many countries have military bases in Djibouti?

People's World 31 Aug 2021
Djibouti has a singular strategic dimension with obvious interests to U.S ... Nearly 19,000 ships used the strait in 2020 ... In this Tuesday, July 11, 2017, photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, a ship carrying Chinese military personnel departs a port in Zhanjiang bound for Djibouti to staff China’s first overseas military base.
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Look: Country pavilions of Middle East and North Africa at the Expo 2020 Dubai

Gulf News 31 Aug 2021
In alphabetical order below, we have compiled the future-ready country pavilions of the wider Mena region, from Djibouti to Bahrain ... DJIBOUTI. The pavilion was designed by students from the National University of Djibouti, and it is modelled after shipping containers.
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Djibouti Telecom Doubles Capacity of DARE1 Submarine Cable Network With Ciena’s GeoMesh Extreme

The Marshall News Messenger 23 Aug 2021
Located on the northeast coast of the Horn of Africa, Djibouti is situated on the Bab el-Mandeb Strait—one of the world’s busiest shipping routes serving the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. The nation is a connectivity hub for East Africa, made possible by state-owned network provider Djibouti Telecom ... About Djibouti Telecom.
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India rescues diplomatic staff, paramilitary troopers in daring Afghanistan mission but it isn't the country's first

Yahoo Daily News 19 Aug 2021
India ordered three naval ships €" ... While Indian naval ships evacuated nationals from Yemenese port cities to Djibouti and Air India ferried back nationals from Sana to Djibouti, IAF deployed three C-17 aircraft to ferry back Indian nationals from Djibouti to Kochi and Mumbai.
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The Even Given incident is a warning about what Russia and China are capable of, ...

Business Insider 11 Aug 2021
China's construction of bases in the South China Sea is an effort to "create their own chokepoints" in one of the world's busiest shipping corridors, Luria said this month, adding that China's sole overseas military base, in Djibouti near the Bab-el-Mandeb, is also in "an incredibly strategic point.".
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Ethiopia calls "all capable" citizens to fight in Tigray war

The Philadelphia Tribune 11 Aug 2021
Tuesday's announcement effectively ends the unilateral cease-fire the government declared in June as its military retreated from Tigray ... Getachew confirmed that the Tigray forces' aim in the Afar region is to control a crucial supply line to the rest of Ethiopia from neighboring Djibouti, on a major shipping lane ... about dehumanizing rhetoric ... ....
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Ethiopia calls 'all capable' citizens to fight in Tigray war

Longview News-Journal 11 Aug 2021
Tuesday’s announcement effectively ends the unilateral cease-fire the government declared in June as its military retreated from Tigray ... Getachew confirmed that the Tigray forces’ aim in the Afar region is to control a crucial supply line to the rest of Ethiopia from neighboring Djibouti, on a major shipping lane ... about dehumanizing rhetoric ... ....
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Christina Applegate reveals she has multiple sclerosis

Enterprise Tocsin 11 Aug 2021
Tuesday’s announcement effectively ends the unilateral cease-fire the government declared in June as its military retreated from Tigray ... Getachew confirmed that the Tigray forces' aim in the Afar region is to control a crucial supply line to the rest of Ethiopia from neighboring Djibouti, on a major shipping lane ... about dehumanizing rhetoric ... .
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