Djibouti on the 27th June celebrated its 40th Anniversary of Independence and almost equal years of bilateral relations with Japan. The number of the high-level Japanese representatives, members of the public and private sector as well, was proof of the strong bilateral ties that exist between both countries. The latest edition of the DJIBOUTI and the WORLD magazine showcasing the milestones of the nation over the past 40 years was distributed during this festive celebration.