HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – 10,000 serving officers pooled from the three branches of Somaliland Armed forces are to be awarded relevant ranks. In presidential decree #JSL/M/XERM/249-1948/082013 the head of state president Ahmed Mahmud Has directed the ministry of Defence to institutionalize the chain of command within the armed forces by finalizing the award of ranks.
Genel decides risks is worth it searching for oil in Somaliland but if Somaliland becomes oil-rich thanks to Genel, the question of how to divide the spoils could hasten a political settlement with Mogadishu — or ignite a new conflict.
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Somalilandsun - Finding oil could be the least of Genel Energy's problems. If the explorer fronted by Tony Hayward finds as much of the black stuff as it expects to, it may find itself in the middle of several territorial disputes in one of the world's most volatile regions.
Somalilandsun - Somalilanders should support to the hilt their brethren as contentment in the essence of the nationhood takes root.
The show of the hundreds of youth who decided to dump the distracters' ideas and their doomed insurgency is worth all the praise.