British Somaliland

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British Somaliland:

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, officially Federal Republic of Somalia, country (2015 est. pop. 10,616,000), 246,200 sq mi (637,657 sq km), extreme E Africa. It is directly south of the Arabian peninsula across the Gulf of Aden.
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British Somaliland

a former British protectorate (1884--1960) in E Africa, on the Gulf of Aden: united with Italian Somaliland in 1960 to form the Somali Republic
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141) Based purely on an uti possidetis juris evidentiary standpoint, Somaliland should have title to the SSC region because it was originally a part of the British Somaliland Protectorate.
The British Somaliland Protectorate was Peggy's home for "a little less than two years [yet] the land and its people had a radical and lasting impact on her.
Thus, the Somali incursion into the realm of political protest and pressure group activity through which they demanded a higher status than the Africans came from the north from those sometimes described as "alien Somali," whose origin was either the British Somaliland Protectorate, Aden or even Italian Somaliland, but who resided in Nairobi.

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