A Djibouti policeman stands guard in Djibouti port. Photo: Reuters A Djibouti policeman stands guard in Djibouti port. Photo: Reuters
A Djibouti policeman stands guard in Djibouti port. Photo: Reuters
Africa

‘The Singapore of Africa’: tiny nation of Djibouti finds itself at strategic crossroads as superpowers vie for influence

Djibouti, with less than 1 million inhabitants, has become a military outpost for China, France, Italy and Japan

Topic |   Africa
A Djibouti policeman stands guard in Djibouti port. Photo: Reuters A Djibouti policeman stands guard in Djibouti port. Photo: Reuters
A Djibouti policeman stands guard in Djibouti port. Photo: Reuters
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