Somalia, situated in the Horn of Africa, lies along the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean. It is bounded by Djibouti in the northwest, Ethiopia in the west, and Kenya in the southwest. In area it is slightly smaller than Texas. Generally arid and barren, Somalia has two chief rivers, the Shebelle and the Juba.

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  • Hargeisa (hər-GAE-sa; Somali: Hargeysa, Arabic: هرجيسا) is the capital and largest city of Somaliland It is located in the Maroodi Jeex region of the Horn of Africa It succeeded Berbera as the capital of the British Somaliland Protectorate in 1941

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