djibouti djibouti  /dʒɪ ˈbu ˌti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) port city on the Gulf of Aden; the capital and largest city of Djibouti
  2. (n) a country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997

News

  • Curiocity: Food Truck Feature — Cave Cafe

    Chef Teddy, as he's known, fled his war-torn country of Ethiopia as a young man, seeking refuge in Djibouti. In order to earn a living, he relied on the recipes and techniques instilled in him from watching his mother and began cooking in order to survive.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: CBS Minnesota

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Quotes

  1. But Eritrean ambassador Araya Desta said his country wanted "the cultivation of good neighbourly relations with Djibouti".
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Araya Desta Source: BBC News

  2. "Somalis will be very pleased by the important progress made in Djibouti and the positive steps taken here," Ould-Abdallah said, according to a press release issued at UN Headquarters in New York. "It is a sign of the commitment of the...
    on Oct 27, 2008 By: Ahmedou Ould-Abdallah Source: Tehran Times

  3. "It is a government that was founded in Djibouti with the support of a majority in Somalia," Kouchner told France Info radio, referring to Somalia's internationally-backed transitional government.
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Bernard Kouchner Source: AFP

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