Abu Dhabi and Riyadh envisage collaboration on security
Djibouti has confirmed its rapprochement with certain Gulf states and its intention to monitor countries with which Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are in conflict.
According to a secret report by the Emirati intelligence services which the Indian Ocean Newsletter has seen, the Iranian internal intelligence agency Itilaat and the supreme emir of the Somalian Islamist network, Ahmed Diriye, are collaborating closely.
Since early November, no fewer than 64 senior executives at the military industrial complex controlled by the TPLF (Tigray People's Liberation Front) have been arrested on suspicion of corruption and human rights abuses. The Indian Ocean Newsletter has the inside