Djibouti Bordering Countries: Eritrea
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Where is Djibouti?
Djibouti Satellite Image
Djibouti is located in eastern Africa. Djibouti is bordered by the Gulf of Aden, Eritrea to the north, Somalia to the east, and Ethiopia to the west and souith.
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Ali Sabih, As Ela, Balho, Dadda'to, Dikhil, Djibouti, Obock and Tadjoura.
Abhe Bid Hay, Bab al Mandab, Gemeri Hay, Gulf de Tadjoura and Gulf of Aden.
Djibouti Natural Resources:
The country of Djibouti has various mineral resources, which include marble, granite, limestone, diatomite, pumice, clay and gypsum. Other commercial resources include gold, salt, petroleum and areas of geothermal activity.
Djibouti Natural Hazards:
Although one of the natural hazards for Djibouti is droughts, the country does experience the occasional cyclonic disturbances from the Indian Ocean, which will bring heavy rains and flash floods. In addition, earthquakes occur here.
Djibouti Environmental Issues:
Djibouti, in eastern Africa, has inadequate supplies of potable water. There is limited arable land and desertification. In addition, the country has endangered species.
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