Countries That Touch the Red Sea

Can you name all the countries that have a border with the Red Sea?
We consider the Gulf of Aqaba to be part of the Red Sea
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Last updated: December 26, 2019
First submittedNovember 29, 2015
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Country
Djibouti
Egypt
Eritrea
Israel
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Jordan
Saudi Arabia
Sudan
Yemen
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Level 78
Nov 29, 2015
Somalia?
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Level 71
Jan 23, 2016
Nope. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/4c/Somalia_%28orthographic_projection%29.svg/553px-Somalia_%28orthographic_projection%29.svg.png
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Level 42
Jun 16, 2018
I thought so, thank you the map :)
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Level 43
Mar 24, 2019
Somalia boxers the Gulf of Aden, not the Red Sea.
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Level 71
Jan 25, 2016
You can play it here :)
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Level 79
Apr 29, 2016
If the Gulf of Aden counts as part of the Red Sea, then why would Somalia not be included here? Look at a map. Why else even include that caveat? Yemen and Djibouti both have territory that extends north of the Gulf.
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Level 79
Apr 29, 2016
oh.... nevermind. Gulf of Aqaba. Not Gulf of Aden.
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Level 67
Apr 29, 2016
Rats! Didn't get Eritrea cause I spelled it wrong.
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Level 53
Aug 7, 2020
The fact that you have to specify about the Gulf of Aqaba is a sad reminder of how far the "actually/technically" madness in comments went. I mean, what else would it be, part of Black sea?

More interesting discussion could be, where exactly is the division between Red sea and the Gulf of Aden, ergo whether or not Djibouti should be included. I'm guessing it's at the little peninsula sticking out of Yemen and the small island next to it, but you could make an argument for moving the border up to around Assab. That would at least make a bit of sense, unlike not counting Gulf of Aqaba.