Society, Security, Sovereignty and the State in Somalia: From Statelessness to Statelessness?
International Books, 2001 - 312 pages
An analysis of internal dynamics of the Somali conflict and the relation between state and society, taking society and not the state as main reference point. Includes a discussion of UN / UNHCRs involvement in assistance to refugees in the special Somali situation of statelessness.
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The differences within the ssdf leadership , which centered on the two
personalities of Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed and Mohamed Abshir Musa , seemed to
be solved when , in January 1997 , parallel to the Sodere meetings , the two
agreed on a ...
Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed was elected president of Puntland . The cabinet
members were appointed in August 1998 ( Horn of Africa Bulletin 10 / 4 , July /
Aug 1998 ) . Although the council of elders is said to be in close consultation with
Given these political dynamics and the threat that Hawiye forces from the South
might one day attack Puntland , President Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed ' s political
motivation in supporting Jubaland is to secure a Darod outpost in the South ( as
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Examines the history of Somalia from pre-colonial times to the present. Through the author's analysis of statehood and society, she provides a foundation for examining the Somali conflict and the ... Read full review
Transnational Nomads: How Somalis Cope with Refugee Life in the Dadaab Camps ...
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