Woqooyi Galbeed

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Woqooyi Galbeed (Woqooyi Galbeed, وقويي جالبيد), also known as Maroodi Jeex, is an administrative region (gobol) located in Somaliland.wikipedia
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Awdal

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Maroodi Jeex or Waqooyi Galbeed is bordered by Ethiopia to the south, the Somaliand region of Awdal to the west, Togdheer to the east, and the Gulf of Aden to the north.
To the east it borders Maroodi Jeex and to its north-west it borders Djibouti, to its south and south-west lies Ethiopia and the Gulf of Aden to its north.

Togdheer

Togdheer RegionTogdheer Region, Somalia
Maroodi Jeex or Waqooyi Galbeed is bordered by Ethiopia to the south, the Somaliand region of Awdal to the west, Togdheer to the east, and the Gulf of Aden to the north.
Togdheer is bordered by Woqooyi Galbeed from the north & west, while Ethiopia to the south, and eastern side of the regions of Sanaag and Sool.

Hargeisa

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Its capital is Hargeisa.
Hargeisa (Hargeysa, هرجيسا) is a city situated in the Woqooyi Galbeed region of the self-declared but internationally unrecognised Republic of Somaliland in the Horn of Africa.

Somaliland

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Woqooyi Galbeed (Woqooyi Galbeed, وقويي جالبيد), also known as Maroodi Jeex, is an administrative region (gobol) located in Somaliland. It is considered to be the most populous region in the self-declared but internationally unrecognised Republic of Somaliland.
The Awdal, Sahil and Maroodi Jeex (Woqooyi Galbeed) regions are fertile and mountainous, while Togdheer is mostly semi-desert with little fertile greenery around.

Habr Awal

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Woqooyi Galbeed is inhabited by people from the Somali ethnic group, with the Issa Musse and the Sa’ad Muuse subdivisions of the Isaaq clan, It's also inhabited by the Garhajis and Arap sub-divisions of Isaaq clan.
The Habar Awal clan make up the majority in Maroodi Jeex region which is considered the most populous region in Somaliland, forming a majority in the national capital Hargeisa as well as exclusively dominating in the cities and towns of Gabiley, Wajaale (Somaliland Side), Arabsiyo, and Kalabaydh.

Garhajis

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Woqooyi Galbeed is inhabited by people from the Somali ethnic group, with the Issa Musse and the Sa’ad Muuse subdivisions of the Isaaq clan, It's also inhabited by the Garhajis and Arap sub-divisions of Isaaq clan.
The Garhajis inhabit the western Togdheer, eastern Woqooyi Galbeed, southern Sahil, northern Sool and central Sanaag regions of Somaliland.

Isaaq

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Woqooyi Galbeed is inhabited by people from the Somali ethnic group, with the Issa Musse and the Sa’ad Muuse subdivisions of the Isaaq clan, It's also inhabited by the Garhajis and Arap sub-divisions of Isaaq clan.
They live in all 5 regions of Somaliland such as Awdal, Woqooyi Galbeed, Togdheer, Sanaag and Sool.

Gabiley

Gabiley (Gabiley, غابيلي), also known as Gebiley, is a city in the Maroodi Jeex region of Somaliland.

Hargeisa District

Hargeisa
Hargeisa District (Degmada Hargeysa) is a district of the Woqooyi Galbeed province in Somaliland.

Gabiley District

Gabiley District (Degmada Gabiley) is a district in the Woqooyi Galbeed province of Somaliland, with its capital in Gabiley.

Arabsiyo

Arabsiyo is a town in the Woqooyi Galbeed province of Somaliland.

Salaxley

Sallaxley
Salaxley is a City in Woqooyi Galbeed and is located in eastern side of Hargeisa.

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It is considered to be the most populous region in the self-declared but internationally unrecognised Republic of Somaliland.

Ethiopia

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Maroodi Jeex or Waqooyi Galbeed is bordered by Ethiopia to the south, the Somaliand region of Awdal to the west, Togdheer to the east, and the Gulf of Aden to the north.

Gulf of Aden

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Maroodi Jeex or Waqooyi Galbeed is bordered by Ethiopia to the south, the Somaliand region of Awdal to the west, Togdheer to the east, and the Gulf of Aden to the north.

Berbera

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The highest point in the region is Buurta Wagar at 2004 m, which rises southeast of Berbera.

Kalabaydh

Kalabayr
Kalabaydh is a large town, part of the Woqooyi Galbeed region of Somaliland.