China To Open Its First Overseas Military Base

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China is establishing its first overseas military base in Djibouti, joining the U.S., France and other countries that have a military presence there.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Tomi Oladipo (@Tomi_Oladipo), BBC Africa security correspondent, about what the move means.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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