Djibouti Independence Day

Djibouti Independence Day

June 27
On this day in 1977, Djibouti gained autonomy from France, after more than 100 years under French rule. It is observed as a national holiday.
CONTACTS:
Embassy of Republic of Djibouti
1156 15th St. N.W., Ste. 515
Washington, D.C. 20005
202-331-0270; fax: 202-331-0302
SOURCES:
AnnivHol-2000, p. 107