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My messages detailing what was occuring - Hargeisa, Somaliland  
   

My messages detailing what was occuring - Hargeisa, Somaliland

These were sent to Muyhadiin when he didn't answer the phone.
"You Must Leave the Country"

January 3rd 2014
Travelling is usually beset with issues: sometimes transport, sometimes scams, and sometimes officialdom. Almost all pass without much inconvenience or concern, for it a part of the travel experience. However, in Somaliland, I found myself in a very inconvenient situation due to a person who strove to make my time in their country a difficult one – and surprisingly he worked for the Ministry of ... read more
Africa » Somalia » Somaliland

Somali Flag The regime of Mohamed SIAD Barre was ousted in January 1991; turmoil, factional fighting, and anarchy have followed in the years since. In May of 1991, northern clans declared an independent Republic of Somaliland that now includes the administrative... ... read more
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2nd June 2014

Sticky situation.
Oh my Shane, you had me sitting on the edge of my chair with this blog.! it was something out of a Stephen Spielberg novel, my heart was racing, anyone else would have crumbled but no not you, as always you stood your ground this is why your blogs are so different , i enjoyed every word , more more more please.
2nd June 2014

Edge of the Chair
If you were on the edge of your chair Dor, could you imagine what it was like for me! As you would know from reading my blogs I am not easily intimidated so there was no way I wasn't going to back down on this matter. I was allowed to stay in the country until my scheduled flight so it all ended well for me, but only after a few tense moments.

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