Eritrea

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Eritrea is in East Africa, bordering the Red Sea, between Djibouti and Sudan, with a long disputed border with Ethiopia. Eritrea was conquered in 1890 by Italy, who hung onto it until World War II, when they were expelled by the British.

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The Eritrean capital of Asmara is a vibrant mix of Italian and African architecture and culture.
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Massawa is a port city in coastal Eritrea. Massawa International Airport is a newly built airport that has a greater capacity than Asmara, the capital.
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Central Eritrea is a region of Eritrea.
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Coastal Eritrea is a region of Eritrea.
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Eritrea

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  5,790,000
  • Latitude of center:  15° 18' (15.3°) north
  • Longitude of center:  39° 6' 36" (39.11°) east
  • Average elevation:  1,867 meters (6,125 feet)
  • Capital:  Asmara
  • Area:  121,320 km² (46,842 miles²)
  • Languages:  Afar, Arabic, Tigre, Kunama, Tigrinya
  • Currency:  Nakfa (ERN)
  • Phone code:  291
  • Internet domain:  .er
  • Neighbors:  Djibouti, Ethiopia, Sudan
  • Wikidata:  Eritrea
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Eritrea

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  • Afar:  Eretria
  • Akan:  Ɛritrea
  • Albanian:  Eritre
  • Amharic:  ኤርትራ
  • Arabic:  إريتريا, ارتيريا, اريتريا
  • Armenian:  Էրիտրեա
  • Arpitan:  Èritrê
  • Azerbaijani:  Eritreya
  • Bambara:  Eritere
  • Belarusian:  Эрытрэя
  • Bengali:  ইরিত্রিয়া, এরিট্রিয়া
  • Bosnian:  Eritreja
  • Bulgarian:  Еритрея
  • Central Khmer:  អេរីទ្រា
  • Chinese:  厄立特里亚
  • Croatian:  Eritreja
  • English:  State of Eritrea
  • Esperanto:  Eritreo
  • Ewe:  Eritrea nutome
  • French:  Érythrée
  • Fulah:  Eriteree
  • Galician:  Eritrea - ኤርትራ
  • Ganda:  Eritureya
  • Georgian:  ერიტრეა
  • Greek:  Ερυθραία
  • Gujarati:  એરિટ્રિયા
  • Haitian:  Eritre
  • Hausa:  Eritireya
  • Hebrew:  אריטראה, אריתרה, אריתריאה
  • Hindi:  इरिट्रिया, एरीत्रिया
  • Icelandic:  Erítrea
  • Irish:  An Eiritré
  • Japanese:  エリトリア
  • Kannada:  ಏರಿಟ್ರಿಯಾ
  • Korean:  에리트레아, 에리트리아
  • Kurdish:  Erîtrea, ئەریتریا
  • Lao:  ອິນຊີ
  • Latin:  Erythraea
  • Latvian:  Eritreja
  • Lingala:  Elitelɛ
  • Lithuanian:  Eritrėja
  • Luba-Katanga:  Elitele
  • Macedonian:  Еритреја
  • Malayalam:  എരിട്രിയ, എറിത്രിയ
  • Maltese:  Eritreja
  • Marathi:  इरिट्रिया
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  एरित्रिया
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Eritrèa
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100):  Æriþrea
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ଇରିଟ୍ରିୟା
  • Persian:  اریتره, اریتریا
  • Polish:  Erytrea
  • Portuguese:  Eritreia, Eritréia
  • Pushto:  اریتره
  • Romanian:  Eritreea
  • Rundi:  Elitereya
  • Russian:  Эритрея
  • Sango:  Eritrëe
  • Sanskrit:  इरीट्रिया
  • Scottish Gaelic:  Eartra
  • Serbian:  Еритреа, Еритреја
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Eritreja
  • Sinhala:  එරිත්‍රියාව
  • Slovenian:  Eritreja
  • Somali:  Eretereeya
  • Tajik:  Эритрея
  • Tamil:  எரிட்ரியா
  • Telugu:  ఎరిట్రియా
  • Thai:  ประเทศเอริเทรีย, เอริเทรีย
  • Tibetan:  ཨེ་རི་ཏྲེ་ཨ།
  • Tigrinya:  Hagere Iertra, Hagere Ērtra, Iertra, ኤርትራ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  ʻElitulia
  • Turkish:  Eritre
  • Uighur:  ئېرىترېيە
  • Ukrainian:  Еритрея, Ерітрея
  • Upper Sorbian:  Eritreja
  • Urdu:  ارتریا
  • Vietnamese:  Ê-ri-tơ-rê-a (Eritrea), Ê-ri-tơ-rê-a
  • Volapük:  Lerüträn
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Eritira
  • Zulu:  i-Eritrea
  • Erithrea
  • Erythraia
  • Ēritra

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