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The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa
May 03, 2019

The X Factor in China-UAE Relations: The Horn of Africa

By Samuel Ramani
From port competition to the Somaliland issue, China and the UAE's conflicting interests in the region are not easy to reconcile.

China’s Djibouti Base: A One Year Update
December 04, 2018

China’s Djibouti Base: A One Year Update

By Tyler Headley
China's first overseas military base provides an interesting test case for its global ambitions.
China’s Experiment in Djibouti
October 05, 2016

China’s Experiment in Djibouti

By François Dubé
China’s role in Africa is changing from resource extractor to long-term strategic partner. Djibouti is a prime example.

Going Blue: The Transformation of China’s Navy
April 15, 2016

Going Blue: The Transformation of China’s Navy

By Andrew Poulin
Chinese naval vessels are increasingly operating father and farther away from their home waters.

Why China's Djibouti Presence Matters
April 13, 2016

Why China's Djibouti Presence Matters

By Johannes Feige
Beijing's growing role there has broader strategic implications.

China Has 'Reached Consensus' With Djibouti on Military Base
January 23, 2016

China Has 'Reached Consensus' With Djibouti on Military Base

By Shannon Tiezzi
In addition to moving forward on a new military facility, China seals a series of trade deals with Djibouti.

US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years
November 27, 2015

US Planning First Arms Sale to Taiwan in 4 Years

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, China vs. ISIS, Chabahar port, and the "Shadow Cold War." Friday links.
US General: China Has 10 Year Contract for First Overseas Military Base
November 26, 2015

US General: China Has 10 Year Contract for First Overseas Military Base

By Shannon Tiezzi
A U.S. general confirms China will open a base in Djibouti. Here's why that shouldn't be taken as a threat.

Is China Moving Closer to a Military Base on the Horn of Africa?
November 14, 2015

Is China Moving Closer to a Military Base on the Horn of Africa?

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, details on China’s five-year plan, more on the Ma-Xi meeting, and a US delegation in Tibet. Friday China links.

Will China Take Over US Military Facility in Djibouti?
August 21, 2015

Will China Take Over US Military Facility in Djibouti?

By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus WWII anniversary celebrations and China's intelligence ops. China links.

Beware China’s ‘Basing’ Strategy: Former US Navy Chief
July 29, 2015

Beware China’s ‘Basing’ Strategy: Former US Navy Chief

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Admiral Gary Roughead issues a warning about Beijing’s growing network of 'places.'
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