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. The
main ethnic group is the Fula (Fulani).
In 2004, a proposal surfaced to link the manganese mines by rail with the seaports of