The territory became a French protectorate under the name of French Somaliland in 1897. It was renamed the French Territory of the Afars and Issas in 1946 because the Afars and the Issas are the country’s two main ethnic groups. In 1977, the country achieved independence as the Republic of Djibouti.
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