The Mabla Mountains are located on the northern shore of the gulf of Tadjoura and stretches from about 25 kilometres in the west of the port town Obock towards the towm of Tadjoura.
French Somaliland 1947, Obock - Tadjoura Road.
On 27 June 1977, Djibouti gained independence from France. At that time, it was the last of France’s colonies in Africa. The country changed its name to Djibouti, after its biggest city, and it became known as the Republic of Djibouti.