Somaliland Celebrates 27 Years of self-declared independence

The self-declared state of Somaliland celebrated its 27th independence anniversary from Somalia on Tuesday in the capital, Hargeisa.

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14:30 May 16, 2018
Men painted in colours of Somaliland's flag take part in celebrations of the 27th anniversary of self-declared independence of Somaliland in Hargeisa, northwestern Somalia, on May 15, 2018, three days ahead of the actual day, 18, before starting the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Somaliland declared its independent from the rest of the country after the civil war in 1991.
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