French-somaliland Sentence Examples
French Somaliland French Somaliland (Cote francaise des Somalis) lies at the entrance to the Red Sea.
A very large proportion represents simple transhipment; but Aden is also the centre of the exporting and importing business of the Red Sea commercial region made up of the Hejaz, Asir, Yemen, Hadhramaut, Eritrea, Abyssinia and British and French Somaliland.
The colony is bounded inland by the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan, Abyssinia and French Somaliland.
The frontiers were further defined by a French-Italian convention (24th of January 1900) fixing the frontier between French Somaliland and the Italian possessions at Raheita, and also by various agreements with Great Britain and Abyssinia.Advertisement