Which of the following is called “Gate of Tears”?

A. Bab-el-Mandeb
B. Suez Canal
C. Syria
D. Lebanon


Correct Answer: A. Bab-el-Mandeb

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The Bab-el-Mandeb or Gate of Tears is a strait located between Yemen on the Arabian Peninsula, and Djibouti and Eritrea in the Horn of Africa. It connects the Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden. The Bab-el-Mandeb acts as a strategic link between the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea via the Red Sea and the Suez Canal.
Source: Wikipedia