Country in the Horn of Africa.- Somalia
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East Cushitic ethnic group native to the Horn of Africa who share a common ancestry, culture and history.
Ethnic Somalis are principally concentrated in Somalia (around 8.8 million), Somaliland (5.7 million), Ethiopia (11.7 million), Kenya (2.8 million), and Djibouti (534,000).
Italian Somalia (Somalia Italiana; الصومال الإيطالي; Dhulka Talyaaniga ee Soomaalida), was a protectorate of the Kingdom of Italy in present-day Somalia.
It is possible that it corresponds to Opone in Somalia, as later known by the ancient Greeks, while some biblical scholars have identified it with the biblical land of Put or Havilah.
The Somali Civil War (Dagaalkii Sokeeye ee Soomaaliya; الحرب الأهلية الصومالية al-ḥarb al-’ahliyya aṣ-ṣūmāliyya) is an ongoing civil war that is taking place in Somalia.
Country located in the Horn of Africa.
It is bordered by Somalia in the south, Ethiopia in the southwest, Eritrea in the north, and the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden in the east.
Somaliland (Soomaaliland; صوماليلاند ', أرض الصومال '), officially the Republic of Somaliland (Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliland, جمهورية صوماليلاند Jumhūrīyat Ṣūmālīlānd), is a de facto state in the Horn of Africa, considered internationally to be part of Somalia.
British protectorate in present-day Somaliland.
The government of Somaliland, a self-declared sovereign state that is internationally recognised as an autonomous region of Somalia, regards itself as the successor state to British Somaliland.
Sayid Mohamed Abdullahi Hassan (Sayid Maxamed Cabdulle Xasan; 1856–1920) was a Somali religious and military leader of the Dervish movement, which led a two-decade long confrontation with various colonial empires including the British, Italians, and Abyssinians.
The Somali Armed Forces are the military forces of the Federal Republic of Somalia.
The Transitional Federal Government (TFG) (Dowladda Federaalka Kumeelgaarka, الحكومة الاتحادية الانتقالية) was internationally recognized as a provisional government of the Republic of Somalia from 14 October 2004 until 20 August 2012, when its tenure officially ended and the Federal Government of Somalia was inaugurated.