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Djibouti welcomes China to build a military base

Djibouti welcomes China to build a military base

DJIBOUTI — China is negotiating a military base in the strategic port of Djibouti, the president told AFP, raising the prospect of US and Chinese bases side-by-side in the tiny…

U.S. assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence, equipment, training, counterrorism, to fight terrorist Al Shabaab.

U.S. assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence, equipment, training, counterrorism, to fight terrorist Al Shabaab.

President Barack Obama’s administration announced that his country had given Kenya $100 million (Sh9.5 billion) to fight Al Shabaab. “We are assisting Kenya in border security, intelligence sharing, security co-operation,…

European Union´s Parliament support Nigeria´s fight against BH.

European Union´s Parliament  support Nigeria´s fight against BH.

At the end of last month, the European Parliament voted in support of Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram, listing three major steps that could end the insurgency that has ravaged…

Kenya´s counterterrorism strategy under scrutiny.

Kenya´s counterterrorism strategy under scrutiny.

President Obama has cited the battle against al-Shabab militants in Somalia as a model of success for his relatively low-investment, light-footprint approach to counterterrorism. By some measures, it has paid…

US worried South African HEU could be used by terrorists.

US worried South African HEU could be used by terrorists.

South African technicians extracted the HEU highly enriched uranium from the apartheid regime’s nuclear weapons in 1990, then melted the fuel down and cast it into ingots. Over the years,…

France relocate soldiers into Sahel region to fight Boko Haram.

France relocate soldiers into Sahel region to fight Boko Haram.

France is to boost its military presence in the Sahel region of Africa to support the fight against Boko Haram, whose insurgency has spread from Nigeria to Chad and Niger.…

To fight Boko Haram, mercenaries returning to Africa´s wars.

To fight Boko Haram, mercenaries returning to Africa´s wars.

Multiple media reports appear to have confirmed the presence of elite South African mercenaries on the front lines of Nigeria’s war against the extremist militants of Boko Haram. Their alleged…

EU Military pulling out of Central African Republic, while French Troops remain.

EU Military pulling out of Central African Republic, while French Troops remain.

After less than 12 months, the European Union’s military mission in Central African Republic is coming to an end. It has helped to restore peace to the country – an…

Terrorism: Imminent military solutions to the anarchy of Libya.

Terrorism: Imminent military solutions to the anarchy of Libya.

Pressures mounted on the United Nations Security Council yesterday to lift its international embargo on arms to the Libyan government, in order to end chaos and fight Islamic Terrorism caused…

Sahel and Libya under attack: the Strategy behind Boko Haram´s pledge of formal allegiance to ISIL.

Sahel and Libya under attack: the Strategy behind Boko Haram´s pledge of formal allegiance to ISIL.

March 08,2015-by Joseph Jones.  Nigeria’s Boko Haram group (BH), now somewhat allegedly weakened by a multinational AU (African Union) force that has dislodged BH from a score of northeastern towns,…