Category Maldives

Chinese Warships Enter East Indian Ocean Amid Maldives Tensions

As one of my blog followers noted:  “China recently leveraged its de facto takeover of the Maldives Islands government by a pro-Beijing politician (who immediately promulgated a decree permitting foreign nationals to own land in the Maldivies ONLY if they invested $1B or more (which China did with its take over of its ports; the […]

The ‘Secret’ Chinese Airstrip Emerging In Maldives

REVEALED: The ‘Secret’ Chinese Airstrip Emerging In Maldives REVEALED: The ‘Secret’ Chinese Airstrip Emerging In Maldives Shiv Aroor   Apr 06 2017    1 51 pm   Livefist is privileged to announce that we start a special series today by COLONEL (RETD) VINAYAK BHAT (@RajFortySeven), a veteran military satellite imagery specialist. Each of Bhat’s columns, starting with today’s on […]