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see HargeisaHargeisa,
or Harghessa
, town (1984 est. pop. 70,000) and capital of the Somaliland region, N Somalia. It is a commercial center and watering place for nomadic stock herders. The town is a transportation hub and has an international airport.
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The capital Hargeysa found itself in the midst of reconstruction at the end of the civil war in the late 1980s.
In this context we will employ the discourse concept to enhance our understanding of current and valid 'truths' about female circumcision among inhabitants in Hargeysa, Somaliland.
Edna Aden's University Hospital in Hargeysa was the base for the study, which took place between October 2009 and August 2010.
In fact, "of the 100,000 recorded voters in Somaliland, over 60% opposed the constitution, 72% in Hargeysa, 69% in Berbera, 66% in Burco and 69% in Ceerlgabo." (53) The fact that Somalilanders constituted only 100,000 votes, out of a total of 1,952,660, (54) however, meant that there was something of a "southern veto." (55) There simply were not enough people in Somaliland to win a democratic vote.
by the Hangash (military intelligence), the Dabarjebinta [sic] (military counter-intelligence), the Kofiyad 'Asta [sic] (red-berets--military police), the Barista Hisbiga [sic] (party investigators), and the Guulwadayaal (party militia)," while "imprisonment, torture, and execution were trial de rigueur." (77) In fact, the international community condemned the situation when ten (78) Hargeysa intellectuals were arrested, detained, and tortured for organizing self-help programs in 1981 .
forces launched an all-out offensive against government troops in Hargeysa, and Burco in 1988, but the government responded more brutally than ever.
The President, Daahir Rayaale Kaahin, spoke to the Western Mail from his office in Hargeysa.
Damal Airlines was created in 1995 and has a similar set-up, shifting tens of thousands of passengers and between 2,000 to 3,000 tonnes of cargo a year, with the focus of operations on Puntland's major cities Bosaso, Galkayo, Lascaanod and connections to Hargeysa to the west, Mogadishu to the south, Addis Ababa and Dirhidaba in Ethiopia, and Dubai and Sharjah in the UAE.
The Joint Venture will also rehabilitate the aviation fuel facilities in Hargeysa Airport by the second quarter of this year.
In Hargeysa we are starting to refurbish the old ranks fuel lines and filters.
As a result of the bombings, the towns of Hargeysa and Burco were completely destroyed.
Control over the port of Berbera and its revenues ignited violence in 1992; control over the Hargeysa airport and its revenues created the spark in 1994.