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Djibouti Region
Gobolka Jabuuti
Region (Gobolka - Rakaakay)
Djibouti - Djibouti.svg
CountryDjibouti Region Djibouti
Administrative centreDjibouti
 • Total200 km2 (80 sq mi)
 • Total603,000
 • Density3,000/km2 (7,800/sq mi)
ISO 3166 codeDJ-DJ

Djibouti Region, also known as the formerly Djibouti District is the capital of the Republic of Djibouti and one of the six regional administrative divisions of the country. With 603,000 residents across a total area of about 80 square miles (200 km2), Djibouti Region is the most populous in Djibouti. It is the smallest region in Djibouti, and contains the national capital, Djibouti.

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Djibouti Region

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Djibouti Region, also known as the formerly Djibouti District is the capital of the Republic of Djibouti and one of the six regional administrative divisions...

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11°30′N 43°00′E / 11.500°N 43.000°E / 11.500; 43.000 Djibouti, officially the Republic of Djibouti, is a country in the Horn of Africa, bordered by Somalia...

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Regions of Djibouti

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The regions of Djibouti are the primary geographical divisions through which Djibouti is administered. The first administrative division of the territory...

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Geography of Djibouti

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Djibouti is a country in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea in the north, Ethiopia in the west and south, and Somalia in the southeast. To the...

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Port of Djibouti

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The Port of Djibouti is a port in Djibouti, the capital of Djibouti. It is strategically located at the crossroads of one of the busiest shipping routes...

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History of Djibouti

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the Land of Punt. Djibouti gained its independence on June 27, 1977. The Djibouti area, along with other localities in the Horn region, was later the seat...

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Politics of Djibouti

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Politics of Djibouti takes place in a framework of a presidential representative democratic republic, whereby the executive power is exercised by the President...

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Arta Region

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Arta Region (Arabic: إقليم عرتا, Somali: Gobolka Carta) is one of the six regions of Djibouti. It was officially created in 2003 by the regrouping of districts...

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Economy of Djibouti

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The economy of Djibouti is derived in large part from its strategic location on the Red Sea. Djibouti is mostly barren, with little development in the...

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Djibouti Armed Forces

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The Djibouti Armed Forces (DJAF; Arabic: الجيش الجيبوتي, Somali: Ciidanka Dalka Jabuuti) are the military forces of Djibouti. They consist of the Djiboutian...

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Maskali Islands

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The Maskali Islands are located off the coast of Djibouti in the Gulf of Tadjoura. The islands are part of the Djibouti Region. v t e...

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Camp Lemonnier

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States Naval Expeditionary Base, situated next to Djibouti–Ambouli International Airport in Djibouti City, and home to the Combined Joint Task Force –...

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Subdivisions of Djibouti

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Arta Region (Région d'Arta) Dikhil Region (Région de Dikhil) Djibouti (city) (Ville de Djibouti) Obock Region (Région d'Obock) Tadjourah Region (Région de...

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Tağūrah; Somali: Tajuura) is one of the oldest towns in Djibouti and the capital of the Tadjourah Region. The town evolved into an early Islamic center with...

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Wildlife of Djibouti

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1 2 The Wildlife of Djibouti, consisting of flora and fauna, is in a harsh landscape with forest accounting for less than one percent of the total area...

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Djiboutian Civil War

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Djiboutian Civil War (also known as the Afar insurgency) was a conflict in Djibouti, lasting from 1991 to 1994 and resulting in thousands of fatalities. This...

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Demographics of Djibouti

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This article is about the demographics of Djibouti, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations...

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Languages of Djibouti

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The languages of Djibouti include Afar, Arabic, Somali and French. Somali and Afar are the most widely spoken tongues, and Arabic and French serve as the...

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located in the southern Dikhil region of Djibouti. It is located around 102 kilometers south of the capital, Djibouti City. It lies on the National Highway...

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Lowyacadde) is a small town in Djibouti. Located in the Arta Region, it is the only official border crossing from Djibouti into Somaliland. It is situated...

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Islam in Djibouti

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Islam in Djibouti has a long history, first appearing in the Horn of Africa during the lifetime of Muhammad. Today, 98% of Djibouti's 490,000 inhabitants...

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Christianity in Djibouti

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Ethiopians in Djibouti are Christians. Christianity came into Djibouti during Aksumite rule seems to have included a substantially larger region, possibly...

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Obock Region

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The Obock Region (Afar: Rakaakay Obock, Arabic: إقليم أوبوخ, Somali: Gobolka Obokh) is a region in northern Djibouti. It has a land area of 4,700 square...

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foothold in the region. In 1894, Léonce Lagarde established a permanent French administration in the city of Djibouti and named the region Côte française...

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Tadjourah Region

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The Tadjourah Region Somali: Gobolka Tajoora, Afar: Rakaakay Tagórri) is a region in north-central Djibouti, the largest of its six regions. With its...

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Health in Djibouti

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The first health care facility in Djibouti was opened in 1897 by the Ethiopian Railways Company, which was later purchased by the state in 1901. It was...

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Moucha Island

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island off the coast of Djibouti. It is located at the center of the Gulf of Tadjoura. The island is part of the Djibouti Region; the island has a total...

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French forces in Djibouti

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French forces in Djibouti (FFDj) (French: Les forces françaises stationnées à Djibouti, lit. 'The French forces stationed in Djibouti') is a French overseas...

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Tourism in Djibouti

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Tourism in Djibouti is one of the growing economic sectors of the country and is an industry that generates 53,000 and 73,000 arrivals per year, with its...

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Dikhil Region

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The Dikhil Region (Arabic: إقليم دخيل, Somali: Gobolka Dikhil, Afar: Rakaakay Dikhil) is a region in southern Djibouti. It is bordered by the Regions...

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Outline of Djibouti

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following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Djibouti: Djibouti – country located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea...

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classification of the Middle East and North Africa region "includes 20 countries/territories: Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon...

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Ali Sabieh Region

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Ali Sabieh Region (Arabic: إقليم على صبيح, Somali: Gobolka Cali Sabiix) is a region in southern Djibouti. With a mainland area of 2,400 square kilometres...

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Mousa Ali

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at the tri-point of the Tadjourah Region of Djibouti, the Southern Red Sea Region of Eritrea, and the Afar Region of Ethiopia. The mountain has two distinct...

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Souleiman Miyir Ali

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Majority (UMP) coalition in Djibouti Region. On 10 March 2004, Ali was chosen by the National Assembly as one of Djibouti's initial five members of the...

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