Horn of Africa

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Horn of Africa,

peninsula, NE Africa, opposite the S Arabia Peninsula. Also known as the Somali Peninsula, it encompasses Somalia and E Ethiopia and is the easternmost extension of the continent, separating the Gulf of Aden from the Indian Ocean. The term Horn of Africa is also used for the surrounding African region, consisting of the countries of Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Somalia, and, in some cases, Sudan and other neighboring nations.
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Horn of Africa

a region of NE Africa, comprising Somalia and adjacent territories
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VCAT products in development include West Africa, Horn of Africa, Northern Africa, and 3CT course upgrades, and a variety of mobile versions using existing VCAT course content.
In a statement seen by Sudan Tribune addressed to Honorable Abel Alier, Chairman, National Election Commission, they requested inclusion for more registration centers in Europe, East Africa, Horn of Africa and Australia.
We urge the National Election Commission to address the following issues that are hindering the wider participation of all Sudanese people in the Diaspora: * There is a need for more registration centres in Europe, East Africa, Horn of Africa and Australia.

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