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Somaliland’s stability at risk

“The relative stability Somaliland has seen for years is now at risk of coming undone. What ought to have been…

In Their Own Voices

Written by long time APP collaborator Kristina Bekenova, In Their Own Voices (2019) s the third book by one of…

IS IT TIME FOR THE WORLD TO RAISE THE SOMALILAND FLAG?

“The self-declared state of Somaliland is stepping up its push for international recognition, warning that the world’s continued refusal to formally accept…

UK MINISTER FOR AFRICA MAKES MAIDEN VISIT TO SOMALIA

Minister Harriet Baldwin used her visit to follow up on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s recent visit to Africa, announced…

Somaliland eyes key Red Sea trade role with Berbera port

“Somaliland, which avoided the anarchy and chaos Somalia has experienced over the past three decades, “is well positioned to have…

Ready for war

“Somaliland and Puntland’s dispute over land stretching from the Gulf of Aden to the Ethiopian border risks escalating into open…

Naima Qorane arrested and released

“The arrest earlier this year in Somaliland of Naima Qorane (27) highlights the fragility of the situation between Somaliland and Somalia. Although…

Somaliland and Puntland engage in heavy fighting

“The armies of the breakaway Somaliland and Puntland states early Thursday engaged each other in heavy fighting, reports said.” http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/ea/Somaliland-and-Puntland-in-heavy-gunfight/4552908-4578016-sn2baw/index.html…

Vote against the Dubai Port Operator

“The Federal Parliament of Somalia Monday overwhelmingly voted against the Dubai Port Operator (DP World) of the United Arab Emirates…

Genital mutilation in Somaliland

The Guardian published a gallery of pictures and an article on genital mutilation in Somaliland… https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/gallery/2017/aug/11/female-genital-mutilation-in-somaliland-in-pictures You may also be…

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