DJIBOUTI: A ROADWAY TO CHINA’S “INDIAN OCEAN DREAM”



Date : 29-08-2017

Commemorating the 90th anniversary of the People’s Liberation Army on 1st August 2017, China flagged its first overseas permanent naval military base in Djibouti. It dispatched troops to set up the base under the pretext that it is “conducive to China’s performance of international obligations”.China’s strategic foot-forward in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) via the Horn of Africa has raised significant alarm over its military expansion in the region.

Department: Making Waves





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