DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 2, 2017
Berbera is the emirate’s second Horn of Africa base after Assab, Eritrea.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 2, 2017
The Assab base is a link in Russia’s network of military bases in Syria and Libya.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 6, 2016
Supplied C-802 anti-ship missiles to Yemeni insurgents for blocking Red Sea routes to world shipping.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 23, 2016
The installation can track Iranian and ISIS movements in Red Sea region.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 25, 2013
Moscow and Tehran are capitalizing on President Barack Obama's withdrawal of US forces from the Middle East and his maneuvers for avoiding military involvement in its trouble spots. Russia is quietly riding piggy-back on Iran's overt drive for influence in Cairo, hoping to recover the high standing enjoyed by the Soviet Union up until 1972. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei have sent their aides to Cairo to coordinate their moves.
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