Somalilandsund:The minister of information culture and national guidance Mr.Abdirahman
Abdillahi Farah (GuriBarwaqo) who is the official government of Somaliland
spokesperson has spoken about the aggression and military incursions by the
Federal Republic of Somalia into Somaliland eastern region territory of
Sool. The Somaliland army repulsed the aggressors from Puntland
administered region of Somalia. This is according to news disbursed by
Somaliland News Agency (SOLNA).
The minister stated that since president Musa was democratically elected to
office the rag tag Somalia Federation has started a campaign to tarnish
Somaliland reputation as a bastion of peace and prosperity by constantly
sending militias to wreck havoc on Somaliland’s tranquility.
Since the start of this year the Federal Government of Somalia administered
region of Puntland has violated the sanctity of Somaliland sovereignty by
attacking her territory 25 times.
For instance on 14th May 2018 on the southern flanks of Tukaraq hamlet the
Puntland militia in a surprise raid attacked Somaliland Army personnel
stationed at the front line. The army chief general Nuuh Taani confirmed
that the Puntland militia were slapped on the face by the bold Somaliland
The Puntland administration was trying to capitalize on Somaliland festive
atmosphere of her 27th anniversary of her independence to attack in the wee
hours of 15th May 2018 from the eastern and southern flanks of Tukaraq
village. After a protracted war that took less twenty minutes Somaliland
army killed many Puntland militias and captured several. As we went to
press six armored mounted vehicles and a tank shad been captured from the
The government of Somaliland through a press release by the minister of
information Mr.Guri Barwaqo urges the international community to be wary of
the Federal government of Somalia propaganda campaign, claiming Somaliland
Somaliland government always promotes good neighborhood however it will
never entertain constant interferences and attacks from Puntland
administered region of Somalia.