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Somalia A Nation in Ruins Today the world is composed of nearly one hundred ninety-two nations It is unfortunate that many of these nations are plagued with conflict some with each other others within themselves and then there are those nations that have both internal and external conflicts Somalia is one such nation that has been torn apart due to its internal and external conflicts All international decrees and laws state Somalia to be a unified nation from its independence Regrettably this is not so in reality The roots of Somali conflict are found in its oppression under foreign rule the rise of ethnic nationalism at its independence extreme loyalty of Somali citizens to their clans and Somalias lack of true and balanced leadership With the study of Somali history future leaders and diplomats can better understand how conflicts flood to the surface With the study of Somali issue we can better understand how to prevent and protect the citizens of the world from such disasters in the future Situated in eastern Africa Somalia forms what is known to the world as the Horn of Africa LOC Bordering Somalia are Kenya in the south Ethiopia in the west Djibouti in the northwest the Gulf of Aden in the north and the Indian Ocean is on the east Somalia covers an area of about 638000 square kilometers making it just a little smaller than Texas The internationally accepted Somali capital is Mogadishu Somalia is mostly a flat country In the southern and central regions near Ethiopia the land raises to a few hundred meters above sea level The higher land area is along the northern coast where mountains rise to about 2000 meters CIA Somalia has a long coastline of about 3300 kilometers CIA This long coastline has been a key factor in its history of trade with the Middle East and other parts of Africa CIA The climate is a very important part of
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