Eritrea Geography - note

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Geography - note: strategic geopolitical position along world's busiest shipping lanes; Eritrea retained the entire coastline of Ethiopia along the Red Sea upon de jure independence from Ethiopia on 24 May 1993

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Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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