Why China Chose Djibouti for First Foreign Military Base: Location, Location, Location

Commentary By John J. Metzler, State News Today UNITED NATIONS — Nearly six hundred years ago, huge Chinese fleets plied the Indian Ocean sailing as far as Arabia and the East African coast. The epic seaborne expeditions carried out between 1405 and 1432 under Adm. Cheng Ho and during the glorious M… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Weekly story