Where is Somalia in Africa?

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Somalia is at the boarder of Africa. It's seaboard stretches 3,025killometers so Somalia has the total area of 637,657 square kilometers (3,980 square miles of water). Somalia extends about 2,366 kilometers (1,470 miles) that is shared with Djibouti, 682 kilometers (424 miles) with Kenya, and 1,626 kilometers (1,010 miles) with Ethiopia.
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What was the Somalia war?

Somali war was one all of somali people need because there was a central govenment that was ruled by Mohamed siad bare his govn was regiem people were disliked after that somali people contain more nation those believe that Darood clan is the most powerfull in Somalia so other clans they disliked th (MORE)

Where is Somalia?

It's on the East Coast of the African continent. Somalia forms part of the region known as the "Horn of Africa" See related links for maps

What is Somalia known for?

The Somaila pirates. know for their brutality and cruelty. they resort to warfare to survive the poverty in the country

Are there tribes in Somalia?

Yes, there are many tribes in Somalia, when you go there you will find every one can trace his ancesty to one from 16th centry or above, and every one is showing off by the tribe that he is included, thus the civil war happend

Information about Somalia?

Somalia is a country in eastern Africa. It's capital is Mogadishu and it's president is Sharif Ahmed. Somalia is 246,200 sq mi in area and has over 9,359,000 people living there. Jubbada Hoose is often practiced in this country.(religion) It is a semi-arid country with about 1.64% arable land. (MORE)

Country in Africa that borders Somalia?

What country in Africa borders Somalia that starts with the letter D Djibouti is the answer!! djibouti There are three African countries that border Somalia. Thosecountries are Ethiopia on the west, Kenya on the south west, andDjibouti on the north west.

What cities are in Somalia?

The capital of Somalia is Mogadishu. Other major cities in Somalia are Baidoa, Beledweyne, Galcaio, Garoowe, Boosaaso, Merca, Hargeysa, and Berbera.

Somalia is known as the what?

Somalia is officially known as the Federal Republic of Somalia. Itwas formally known as Somali Democratic Republic. It is located inthe Horn of Africa.

Who colonised Somalia?

Starting in the late nineteenth century, Somalia began to be colonized by Europe. Britain, France, Italy, Egypt and Ethiopia colonized Somalia. Egypt first took over the coast in 1875. Britain wanted to take over the coast of Somalia, in order to guard the Suez Canal. Britain negotiated with local t (MORE)

Location of Somalia?

Somalia is located in Africa with Ethiopia to its west, and the Indian Ocean forming its eastern boundry.

What is Somalia pupletion?

The population of Somalia was 10.2 million when reported in 2012.The life expectancy in Somalia, however, is only 54.69 years.

What does Somalia import?

they were a nice dress but i don't now what is called but tell a Somalia friend to tell you what is it called :) hi sara ,ayah and sharazad

Does Somalia have a government?

Somalia does in fact have a government other than the extremist group call Al-Shabaab, but it only spans about three blocks in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia. The rest is taken over by extremist groups all vying for power.

Sports in Somalia?

Sports in Somalia are the same as in every country. Somalia also won many medals at the Olimpics. See the related links for more information.

Which country of Somalia?

Somalia ( Somali : Soomaaliya ; Arabic : الصومال‎ transliteration : aṣ-Ṣūmāl ), officially the Republic of Somalia ( Somali : Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliya , Arabic : جمهورية الصومال‎ transliteration : Jum (MORE)

Where is Somalia located?

Africa Somalia is on the southern side of the Horn of Africa (in East Africa). Africa Somalia is a country in the Continent of Africa.

What was the Somalia?

Somalia ( /soʊˈmɑːliə/ soh- mah -lee-ə ; Somali : Soomaaliya ; Arabic : الصومال‎ aṣ-Ṣūmāl ), officially the Somali Republic (Somali : Jamhuuriyadda Soomaaliya ,Arabic : جمهورية الصوما٠(MORE)

What is wrong with Somalia?

It was once ruled by Britain and then Italy took over... Somaliahas been through so much. There are also Somali Pirates, SomaliLand Pirates, Child Soilders, Murderers, Houses, Mansions,basically everything of America plus more is in Africa! Trust me iresearch this stuff all the time.

Who colonised in Somalia?

Somalia was never colonised.The Italians fought with them but the Italians lost.Instead the Somali's gave the Italians Eritrea to colonise.

What clothes do they were in Somalia?

apart from the modern clothes; men typically wear: . Jellabiya . Sarong-like garment worn around the waist . Arabic style colorful turban . koofiyad . embroidered fez . Ma'awis on the other hand women usually wear: . guuntino . long, light, diaphanous voile . shash . shawl . (MORE)

Why was Somalia called Somalia?

When early Egyptians, Greeks, and others came and approached the inhabitants of present-day Somalia, someone among themselves would utter the word " soo maal " which in fact, meant "milk the domestic animal" in order to present fresh milk to the visitors. The Somalis even today have retained (MORE)

When was Somalia colonized?

Somalia was divided between the Britons and the Italians. BritishSomaliland was controlled from 1884-1960 while Italian Somalilandwas controlled from 1889-1960.

Is there oil in Somalia?

Yes but you cant use it because of the war. and they have alot of oil since 1970-2010. Yes, allot of it. One of the most in the world becuse of the location of somalia, Near The Arabian Peninsula oil and the Uganda/Kenya oil

How can you get to Somalia?

Catch a boat. you can comfortably fly to anywhere in Somalia from Dubai, Nairobi, Djibouti, Jeddah, Kampala and ....as per my own views, i will not advise anyone to travel to Somalia by boat unless it is a submersible. one can also travel to Somalia by road from Addis Djibouti and Nairobi and from a (MORE)

What activities is in Somalia?

Alot of activities like. Football and different sort of sports. Schools in different grads like intermediate, primary and secondry. Even universities and some high schools. That is the main ones bt i m sure u find more if u ask the somali experties.

When was Somalia colonised?

Northern Somalia was colonized in 1884 by the British and Southern Somalia was colonized in 1889 by the Italians.

When Somalia was founded?

based on the history of the Islam, today the Islamic calendar is 3 Rajab, 1431, so i can before 1431.

Does Somalia have diamonds?

yes there is Diamond in the northern part of Somalia especially self diclared puntland government,, its a mountaneous place full of resource specially diamond

Is Somalia on the western coast of Africa?

No , Somalia is not on the west coast of Africa. Specifically, Somalia is a country which is located on the northeast coast. It has a coastline on the northwestern Indian Ocean. It forms the Horn of Africa along with its neighbor countries Djibouti, Eritrea and Ethiopia.

Is it hot in Somalia?

It does get hot in the northern region of Somalia, but usually theweather is up to 20-30 degrees Celsius.

Is there jungle in Somalia?

Yes there is a jungle running all along the Southern border to Kenya which stops roughly near the city of Jammame.

What are the dangers in Somalia?

everything. pirates, kidnappers, toxic waste, sharks, just generally not nice people. you will die. oh don't forget about rape, and aids; that stuff will get you. malaria kills most people as well. you're better off going to kenya to see the lions and tigers. they dance.

Which coast of Africa are Kenya Somalia and Tanzania on?

The east coast is the coast of Africa on which the countries Kenya, Somalia and Tanzania are found. Specifically, Kenya and Tanzania are found along the southeastern coast of Africa. Kenya borders Tanzania, which borders Somalia. Somalia is located along the northeastern coast, in the bulge that (MORE)

Is Somalia communist?

Somalia is in a state of anarchy with rebellion in Ogaden region and small tribal lords struggling to win political power and rule in a autocratic way.It is not a commjunist state.The government which is restricted to Magadishu is republic in principle but a helpless minority.Although UN attempted t (MORE)

Is Somalia south Africa or North Africa?

Somalia lies on the North East coast of Africa, at what is known as the Horn of Africa; bordered by Ethiopia and Kenya. The coastline lies on the Gulf of Aden just below the Arabian peninsular.

Is Somalia a dictatorship?

No, Somalia is not considered a dictatorship. Rather it is often referred to as a failed state ie as a state where the government is unable to provide for, as well as maintain control of, its population. While Somalia does in principle have a government, said government controls only a minor part of (MORE)

What technology is there in Somalia?

None. Absolutely none. It is a 5cm square piece of bird-dung covered wood, floating in the middle of the Arctic Sea. Alternatively, it is the most high-tech place in all the world. Somalia is well-known for being the biggest village in the world, and everybody there has death chips implanted in thei (MORE)

What nation is Somalia?

Somlia is the most beautifull nation in African and least to theEuropian Contries but wars are affected it that is why it can't tofollow up the international countries. This delay caused manyproblems to the Somalis and the country totally.