Jama Ali Jama

Jama Ali Jama (Jaamac Cali Jaamac, جامع علي جامع) is a Somali politician.wikipedia
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List of presidents of Puntland

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He was the President of Puntland from November 14, 2001 to May 8, 2002.

Osman Mahmoud

Jama was born to a family from the Osman Mahmoud sub-clan of the Majeerteen Darod.

Puntland

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In November 2001, Jama was elected as President of Puntland.
Ahmed and Jama Ali Jama fought for control of the region, with Ahmed emerging victorious the following year.

Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed

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However, the position was contested with outgoing President Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed, who wanted his tenure extended.
He and Jama Ali Jama subsequently fought for control of the region, with Ahmed emerging victorious the following year.

Somalis

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Jama Ali Jama (Jaamac Cali Jaamac, جامع علي جامع) is a Somali politician.

Majeerteen

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Jama was born to a family from the Osman Mahmoud sub-clan of the Majeerteen Darod.

Darod

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Jama was born to a family from the Osman Mahmoud sub-clan of the Majeerteen Darod.

Moscow

Somali Armed Forces

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Jama later joined the Somali National Army, rising to the rank of Colonel.

Colonel

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Jama later joined the Somali National Army, rising to the rank of Colonel.

Soviet Union

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In the mid-1970s, the Soviet Union promoted Jama as the chief ideologue of socialism in the Horn of Africa.

Socialism

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In the mid-1970s, the Soviet Union promoted Jama as the chief ideologue of socialism in the Horn of Africa.

Horn of Africa

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In the mid-1970s, the Soviet Union promoted Jama as the chief ideologue of socialism in the Horn of Africa.

Siad Barre

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He was later imprisoned for 11 years by the regime of Mohamed Siad Barre after having been accused of participating in an abortive coup d'état.

Coup d'état

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He was later imprisoned for 11 years by the regime of Mohamed Siad Barre after having been accused of participating in an abortive coup d'état.

Amnesty International

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Jama was recognized by Amnesty International as a prisoner of conscience.

Member of parliament

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Jama subsequently became a legislator in the Transitional Federal Parliament (TFP).

Transitional federal parliament, Republic of Somalia

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Jama subsequently became a legislator in the Transitional Federal Parliament (TFP).

Sultan Hurre

He accused Jama Ali Jama of having close ties with the Transitional National Government and local Islamist militants Al-Itihaad Al-Islamiya.

Ethiopian–Somali conflict

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Earlier in May, Colonel Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed had retaken control of Puntland by ousting his rival Jama Ali Jama with the aid of the Ethiopian army.