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Somaliland Hails British Step Forward in Independence Bidi
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Henry Ridgwell
April 05, 2014 3:22 AM
A city in Britain has become the first to officially recognize Somaliland's claim to independence. The vote -- which is symbolic and has no legal weight -- is nevertheless being hailed by Somaliland leaders as a big step forward in their decades-long campaign to break away from Somalia. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.

Somaliland Hails British Step Forward in Independence Bid

Henry Ridgwell

Published April 04, 2014

A city in Britain has become the first to officially recognize Somaliland's claim to independence. The vote -- which is symbolic and has no legal weight -- is nevertheless being hailed by Somaliland leaders as a big step forward in their decades-long campaign to break away from Somalia. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.


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by: Anonymous
April 26, 2014 9:42 PM
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by: john from: Canada
April 05, 2014 5:31 PM
Long live SOMALILAND