Somalia’s Thorny Problems on the Horn of Africa


Somalilandsun- Renewed relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea will boost stability in the Horn of Africa and create opportunities for greater political and economic integration in the region.

On the other hand Somalia’s deep internal problems will severely limit the country’s ability to take charge of security within its borders.

Similarly Somalia’s enduring challenges mean that the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) will remain a key force in the country for years to come in some form.


This assessment is part of a series of analyses supporting Stratfor’s upcoming 2019 Annual Forecast. These assessments are designed to provide more context and in-depth analysis on key developments in the coming year. Continue reading Somalia’s Thorny Problems on the Horn of Africa