Somalia Wants UN Action Against Berbera Port Deal
Somalia's Ambassador to the UN, Abukar Osman, has said that the agreement between Somaliland and the United Arab Emrates to establish a militatry base in the port city of Berbera is a "clear violation of international law".
Shabelle, 28 March 2018
Somalia has urged the United Nations Security Council to take action against the construction of a United Arab Emirates (UAE) military base in Somaliland. Read more »
Few signs show the way Laas Geel lies off the main asphalt road from Hargeisa to Berbera - a potential tourist destination itself due to pristine beaches and a historic old center of crumbling Ottoman architecture. It is reached after a bumpy cross-country drive. "The place is still completely natural so you don’t recognize it as the tourist attraction," said one German tourist.
East African, 17 March 2018
Ethiopia's latest attempt to overcome its geographical and economic disadvantage as a landlocked country by acquiring a stake in the Somaliland port of Berbera earlier this month… Read more »
Shabelle, 27 March 2018
The minister of state for foreign affairs and international cooperation, Abdelkader Ahmed-Khair Abdi in his office at the ministry of foreign affairs today, received his Excellency… Read more »
Somaliland has for the second time approved a controversial port agreement with DP World over Berbera port, denouncing what it termed "belligerent and illegal" actions by the ... Read more »
United Arab Emirates port operator DP World has been banned by Mogadishu authorities after the company signed a controversial agreement with Somaliland to operate the Berbera Port. Read more »