Troops at the formal opening ceremony for the Djibouti base on August 1. Photo: AFP Troops at the formal opening ceremony for the Djibouti base on August 1. Photo: AFP
Troops at the formal opening ceremony for the Djibouti base on August 1. Photo: AFP

Xi urges troops at China’s first overseas base to help promote peace and boost country’s image

President addresses troops at recently opened Djibouti facility from command centre in Beijing

Topic |   China’s military
Troops at the formal opening ceremony for the Djibouti base on August 1. Photo: AFP Troops at the formal opening ceremony for the Djibouti base on August 1. Photo: AFP
Troops at the formal opening ceremony for the Djibouti base on August 1. Photo: AFP
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