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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Somaliland’s Guurti Sparks a Crisis

(Medeshi)- Crises Group - Somaliland’s main donors have expressed concern over recent developments that beg the question whether its mixed political arrangements are robust enough.
Claire Elder and Cedric Barnes from the International Crisis Group’s Horn of Africa Project discuss why a decision by the so-called Guurti – the Upper House of Elders – worries Somaliland’s international partners and risks causing a dangerous political and clan polarisation.
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