In my mind I had the idea that Somaliland was a haven of peace in the eye of the storm. A place where life florishes and where literature is being celebrated at festivals. 49 more words
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A court in the self-declared republic of Somaliland has sentenced a young poet to three years in jail.
Nacima Qorane was found guilty of bringing the state into contempt by advocating for Somaliland to reunite with Somalia. 218 more words
Recent events suggest that the UAE is trying to destabilize Somalia and throw it back into a multisided security crisis in order to trap Qatar’s Turkish ally in a quagmire and offset the Great Power rise of Egypt’s Ethiopian rival. 1,045 more words
If the unconfirmed reports about a possible Russian base in the breakaway region of Somaliland are to be believed, then Moscow is finally flexing its military muscles beyond Eurasia and signaling its eagerness to return to Africa. 1,099 more words