Saudi plans to build a military base on the coast of Djibouti have made the Egyptian government ‘suspicious’, as strained relations between Cairo and Riyadh show little sign of improving.
By Al Araby,
Saudi plans to open a military base in the tiny Rea Sea state of Djibouti have raised concerns among Egyptian officials, as strained relations between Cairo and Riyadh show little sign of improving.
The base, which will reportedly be built “very soon”, would threaten national security, and the Egyptian government is “deeply suspicious”, according to a diplomatic source. Continue reading Egypt-Saudi Tension Bubbling over Planned Djibouti Base