Djibouti Independence Day
Djibouti (about this sound maker) Afar: Djibouti, Arabic: Djibouti Djibouti, French: Djibouti, Somali: Djibouti), officially the Republic of Djibouti, is a country located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Somalia to the south, Ethiopia to the south and west, Eritrea to the north, and the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden to the east. Across the Gulf of Aden is Yemen. The total area of the country is 23,200 km2 (8,958 sq mi). The Republic of Djibouti is predominantly inhabited by two ethnic groups, the Somalis and the Afars, who make up the former majority population.