The two strategic rivals are about to become neighbors in this sun-scorched patch of East African desert
A low-rise encampment built adjacent to a new Chinese-owned commercial port, the 90-acre base is designed to house up to several thousand troops and will include storage structures for weapons, repair facilities for ships and helicopters, and five berths for commercial ships and one for military vessels.
Wary, wary !
Everyone is getting ready for war and their chief opponent is the USA !
Iran to hold naval war games with ships, subs, and helicopters after being put ‘on notice’ by the US
'While they are talking peace, everyone, everywhere are preparing for war, and it will not end well for America Babylon the number 1 destination of so many Russian and Chinese, and soon, Iranian and North Korean nuclear missiles'
The war exercise – a culmination of a four-week training exercise known as Iron Fist 2017 – was based on a fictional retake of a captured remote Japanese island, with Marines and Japanese light infantrymen storming the beaches.
The scenario reflects some of Japan’s growing concerns over China’s increasing military might and an ongoing conflict between the two countries over the disputed Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea.
|After destroyer Obama weakened the US military, it's too late to build up forces for the soon coming war|
Don't kid yourself, America is on it's way down as a superpower and we are being set up for a great fall, everywhere. The dark arrogance of President Trump and his supporters slogan of ;
'Make America Great Again'
has left out God and is set to be a major failure.
Have you prepared yourself for this reality ?
The NYT article at the top makes it look like this Chinese military base on the Horn of Africa is something shockingly new.
it has been known since at least May of 2015. That's almost two years ago.
May 13, 2015
A Naval Base on the Horn of Africa for China?
According to Djibouti’s president, Ismail Omar Guelleh, “discussions are ongoing” with China for a potential military base off the coast of the small African country, located on the strategically important Horn of Africa, along the heavily trafficked Bab-el-Mandeb Strait. The naval base will likely be set up in the port city of Obock, along the northern coast of the Gulf of Tadjoura.