Dori, Burkina Faso

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The dusty landscape
Dori
A farmer on the streets of Dori
A farmer on the streets of Dori
Dori is located in Burkina Faso
Dori
Dori
Location within Burkina Faso, French West Africa
Coordinates: 14°02′N 0°02′W / 14.03°N 0.03°W / 14.03; -0.03Coordinates: 14°02′N 0°02′W / 14.03°N 0.03°W / 14.03; -0.03
Country  Burkina Faso
Province Séno Province
Population (2005)
 • Total 17 675
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Dori is a town in northeastern Burkina Faso. It is located at around 14°02′N 0°02′W / 14.03°N 0.03°W / 14.03; -0.03. It is the capital of Sahel Region and has a population of 17 675.[1] The main ethnic group is the Fula (Fulani).

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Landscape between Dori and Yalgo

In 2004, a proposal surfaced to link the manganese mines by rail with the seaports of Ghana. [1]

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