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UAE Wants to Open Military Base in Somaliland

UAE to establish military base in Somaliland
Although Ethiopia and Djibouti are against the plan, it’s time for Somaliland to put its interest first and act like ‘sovereign state’. (© Sputnik/ Alexander Yuryev)

By Sputnik News,

The United Arab Emirates is in the process of landing permission to establish a military post in Somaliland, a self-governing province that has so far failed to achieve international recognition as a sovereign nation.

UAE delegates submitted a formal request to establish a defense base in the region, Somaliland foreign minister Sa’ad Ali Shire said Wednesday. Continue reading UAE Wants to Open Military Base in Somaliland