How long was Somalia colonized by Britain?

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Did England colonize Somalia?

Its coast came under British influence in the early 19th century, but formal control was not acquired until it was taken from Egypt in 1884. It fell under Italian control in World War II. In 1960 it was united with the former Italian Somaliland to form Somalia.

Did the French colonize Somalia?

“French Coast of the Somalis” Somali: Dhulka Soomaaliyeed ee Faransiiska) was a French colony in the Horn of Africa. It existed between 1884 and 1967.

French Somaliland.

French Somaliland Côte française des Somalis Dhulka Soomaaliyeed ee Faransiiska الساحل الصومالي الفرنسي وتوابعه
• 1884–1899 Léonce Lagarde
• 1966–1967 Louis Saget

Was Egypt Colonised?

The British occupied Egypt in 1882, but they did not annex it: a nominally independent Egyptian government continued to operate. … But the country had already been colonized by the European powers whose influence had grown considerably since the mid-nineteenth century.

Has Ethiopia been Colonised?

Ethiopia is Africa’s oldest independent country and its second largest in terms of population. Apart from a five-year occupation by Mussolini’s Italy, it has never been colonised.

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