Hi, this is Labaale your average concerned citizen of Horn of Africa, we’re really worried about the stability of this war torn region, we have the worst dictators from around the world, ironically supported by the Western Countries supposedly the advocators of democracy, transparency, good governance and human Right, If regime change is really needed this is the place to start, we have no short of rootless dictators from MELES Zenawi of Ethiopia,ISMAIL Guelleh of Djibouti,RAYAALE Kahin of self-declared Somaliland and ISAIAS Afwerk of Eritrea.
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Is it Cooperation or Dictation?

The recent visit of U.S. General F.Ham Carter, head of AFRICOM, U.S. military command for Africa, was received in early July 2012 by Executive Chief of Djibouti Enterprise Ismail Omar Guelleh (Piggy).The meeting between the two men took place in Djibouti, the Djibouti side as usual was represented by Foreign Minister Mahmoud Ali Youssouf and … Continue reading

Djibouti can manage any militant risk stirred by U.S.& French Bases

Djibouti Economy and Finance Minister Ilyas Moussa Dawaleh told Reuters on a visit to London Djibouti can manage any militant risk stirred by U.S., French bases How many of you believe that is the case? Poverty, joblessness are longer-term threats Who’s’ mistake is it? The fact that “everyone knows everyone” helps spot threats Does the … Continue reading

Djibouti Outpost Behind Somalia Rescue Is Part of New Defense Strategy

Pool photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, standing, in a visit last month to Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, whose size and location allow for what he calls “economy of force.” By THOM SHANKER Published: January 25, 2012 WASHINGTON — An austere Pentagon outpost in the hardscrabble desert on the Horn of Africa … Continue reading

American Red Cross Teaches Skills to Save a Life in Djibouti

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 — Not many could locate the small country of Djibouti on a map, nestled between Ethiopia and Somalia in the Horn of Africa. It’s a hot, dry place where summers can reach temperatures as high as 140 degrees Fahrenheit. When the United States opened a station in Djibouti, the American Red Cross … Continue reading

The CIA’s Secret Sites in Somalia

Nestled in a back corner of Mogadishu’s Aden Adde International Airport is a sprawling walled compound run by the Central Intelligence Agency. Set on the coast of the Indian Ocean, the facility looks like a small gated community, with more than a dozen buildings behind large protective walls and secured by guard towers at each … Continue reading

The USG severely restricts the sovereignty of Djibouti state.

A Treaty is governed by the Vienna Convention that represents the conventional wisdom in international law, while contracts are dealt in domestic law. A CONTRACT is an agreement made in suspicion. The parties do not trust each other, and they set “limits” to their own responsibility. A treaty is a formal contract between two or more states; … Continue reading

Djibouti Aspires to Build Largest Ship Maintenance Yard for Region

Wednesday, 14 December 2011 | 11:00 The administration of Ismael Omar Guelleh in Djibouti has plans to build what will be the largest ship maintenance yard for East Africa and on the Red Sea corridor at a projected cost of 400 million dollars. Yet, experts in charge of developing the project have to choose the … Continue reading

Sudan’s former PM treated southerners ‘like slaves’, Djibouti’s president says

December 15, 2011 (PARIS) – The president of Djibouti Ismail Omar Guelleh defended his Sudanese counterpart Omer Hassan al-Bashir saying that he had the “courage” to accept the secession of the south. Sadiq al-Mahdi, head of the National Umma Party, the country’s largest opposition party, speaks to Reuters during an interview in Omdurman December 12, … Continue reading

Defense Secretary Panetta visits U.S. base in Djibouti, then travels to Afghanistan

CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti – To grasp the changes that are rapidly transforming the American military presence in the Middle East and nearby environs, consider that in a few days there will be more U.S. troops based here, in a tiny country on the Horn of Africa, than in Iraq. Since 2002, Djibouti – a former French … Continue reading

Business & Finance In Djibouti

From a Correspondent in Djibouti, 13th December 2011 @ 11:00, Total Comments: 0, Hits: 46 TRADE between Tanzania and Djibouti is set to grow in the next few years with the launch of Exim Bank Tanzania subsidiary in the Horn of Africa country. Speaking during the official launch of the bank in Djibouti at the … Continue reading