Somaliland: Army Units Deployed in Taleeh to Stop inter communal Violence

Somaliland Army units were on Wednesday deployed to quell deadly fighting which broke out on Tuesday between the two warring clans in Taleeh district which is situted 180 KM south of Las Anod.

Mr. Abdirashid Hersi Dalmar,the deputy governor of Sool region said, “The security forces were deployed in the area to deter further violence and also stop elements whose action was bent on reigniting fresh bloody inter-clan fighting between the two communities who have been staying in peace.

“We must defeat those bend on starting inter-communal violence by showing a lot of restrains” he appealed to residents of Taleeh.

The skirmishes between the two warring clans broke out on Tuesday evening but tensions are still running high.