Djiboutian–Eritrean border conflict 2008

[ 2008 ]

The Djiboutian–Eritrean border conflict between the forces of Djibouti and Eritrea occurred between June 10 and June 13, 2008. It was triggered by tension which began on April 16, 2008 when Djibouti reported that Eritrean armed forces had penetrated into Djiboutian territory and dug trenches on both sides of the border. The crisis deepened when armed clashes broke out between the two armed forces in the border area on June 10, 2008. During the conflict, France provided logistical, medical and intelligence support to Djibouti, but did not participate in direct combat.

Total Casualties 144 Killed and Wounded
Casualties Killed 144 / Wounded
Military Casualties Killed 144 /Wounded
Civilian Casualties Killed / Wounded
Belligerents Initiation Date Termination Date
Eritrea and Djibouti 2008 / 6 / 10 2008 / 6 / 13 View

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