Fashoda

Fashoda

[fuh-shoh-duh]
noun
a village in the SE Sudan, on the White Nile: conflict of British and French colonial interests 1898 (Fashoda Incident)
Modern name Kodok.
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Fashoda (fəˈʃəʊdə)
 
n
Modern name: Kodok a small town in SE Sudan: scene of a diplomatic incident (1898) in which French occupation of the fort at Fashoda caused a crisis between France and Great Britain

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