Somaliland: Somalia Castigates Raila Odinga for Supporting the Recognition of Somaliland


Kenya's opposition leader and former PM Raila Odinga supports international recognition of Somaliland

Somalilandsun- “I am a strong supporter of the full recognition of Somaliland. I think there is a very strong case,”
This sentiment expressed by Former prime minister Raila Odinga during a question and answer answer at Chatham house has seen the federal government of Somalia react angrily
According to the Somalia envoy to Kenya Ambassador Gamal Hassan the comment by Raila was irresponsible and damaging the country’s territorial integrity, since Somalia considers Somaliland part and parcel of the country despite the fact that Somaliland has been a sovereign nation for the past 25 years.

Raila Odinga delivered a speech about the Importance of Democracy in Africa, Kenya’s Experience before his aside remarks that have irked authorities in Mogadishu
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