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Saudi Arabia to Open Military Base in Djibouti

saudi arabi to establish military base in Djibouti
The Saudi Council of Ministers approves a draft for military cooperation between Saudi Arabi and Djibouti that includes the establishment of a Saudi military base inside Djibouti’s territory. Question: Why are there so many military bases in Djibouti?

By Asharq-Al-Awsat,

The Saudi Council of Ministers headed by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz entrusted the Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, who is also Second Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence, or whoever he delegates, with discussions with the Djibouti government about a draft agreement on military cooperation between the two countries.

On his part, Djibouti’s ambassador in Riyadh Ziauddin Bamakhrama said his country is looking forward to the signing of an agreement with Saudi Arabia to establish a Saudi military base on Djibouti territory. Continue reading Saudi Arabia to Open Military Base in Djibouti