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Somaliland recognition overdue

Somaliland recognition overdue

People walk in a street of Hargeisa, Somaliland, the northern breakaway nation of war-torn Somalia on Oct. 31, 2012. While war rages in southern Somalia — where regional armies and government troops battle Al Qaeda allied Al Shabaab fighters — the relative stability achieved in Somaliland offers a sliver of hope for the rest of the anarchic land.

Simon Maina