WASHINGTON: For the first time, a large military base in the United States, home to many highly classified communications, information and operations, is a few kilometers away from a military competitor.

Or? Djibouti, the tiny African state that lies on the Horn of Africa in front of Yemen and straddles the Straits of Bab el-Mandeb. It is one of the most strategic places in the world..

Link:http://breakingdefense.com/2017/03/very-significant-security-concerns-on-chinas-djibouti-base-africom/