France purchases the port of Obock.
The boundaries of French Somaliland are established.
Djibouti's territory becomes the administrative capital.
Ethiopia gains parts of Djibouti after negotiating with France.
Djibouti is made an overseas territory within the French Union and gains legislature and representation in the French parliament.
Djibouti joins the French Community.
Djibouti gains independence.
Civil war breaks out between the Djibouti government and FRUD, an Afar rebel group.
A radical part of FRUD and the Djibouti government sign a peace accord, ending the civil war.
Dispute over Ras Doumeira area causes fighting between Djibouti and Eritrea.
Eritrea and Djibouti resolve a border dispute.