It was a multi-billion dollar project with a bold aim: to double the capacity of the Panama Canal. But there’s a big snag.
Chile's investigations police have declassified a trove of files shedding light on the activities of Nazi agents in the South American country during World War II. One spy ring had plotted to destroy the Panama Canal.
While Beijing does not want to use the term "military base" for its Djibouti installation, the US sees it as part of China's military expansion. In a DW interview, expert Bernt Berger explains what it actually is.
China and Russia are signaling to NATO that they are willing to cooperate militarily and deepen diplomatic ties with joint naval maneuvers currently taking place in the Baltic Sea. Experts say China wants a global navy.
A Chinese mega container ship has inaugurated a decade-long expansion of the Panama Canal. Panama hopes the expansion will lead to a boost in container traffic through the Atlantic-Pacific shortcut.
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