Countries similar to or like Somalia

Country in the Horn of Africa. Wikipedia

  • History of Somalia

    Country located in the Horn of Africa. Important centre for commerce with the rest of the ancient world, and according to most scholars, it is among the most probable locations of the fabled ancient Land of Punt. Wikipedia

  • Somalis

    East Cushitic ethnic group native to the Horn of Africa who share a common ancestry, culture and history. Shared mother tongue of ethnic Somalis, which is part of the Cushitic branch of the Afroasiatic language family, and are predominately Sunni Muslim. Wikipedia

  • Somaliland

    Self-declared country in the Horn of Africa, internationally considered to be part of Somalia. The government of Somaliland regards itself as the successor state to British Somaliland, which, as the briefly independent State of Somaliland, united in 1960 with the Trust Territory of Somaliland (the former Italian Somaliland) to form the Somali Republic. Wikipedia

  • Horn of Africa

    Peninsula and the easternmost projection of the African continent. It lies along the southern side of the Red Sea and extends hundreds of kilometers into the Gulf of Aden, Somali Sea and Guardafui Channel. Wikipedia

  • Djibouti

    Country located in the Horn of Africa. Bordered by Somaliland in the south, Ethiopia in the southwest, Eritrea in the north, and the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden in the east. Wikipedia

  • The following lists events that happened during 2020 in East Africa. The countries listed are those described in the United Nations geoscheme for East Africa: Wikipedia

  • Ethiopia

    Landlocked country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti and Somaliland to the northeast, Somalia to the east, Kenya to the south, South Sudan to the west and Sudan to the northwest. Wikipedia

  • Sub-Saharan Africa

    Sub-Saharan Africa is, geographically and ethnoculturally, the area of the continent of Africa that lies south of the Sahara. According to the United Nations, it consists of all African countries and territories that are fully or partially south of the Sahara. Wikipedia

  • Eritrea

    Country in Eastern Africa, with its capital at Asmara. Bordered by Ethiopia in the south, Sudan in the west, and Djibouti in the southeast. Wikipedia

  • List of all present sovereign states in Africa and their predecessors. Generally defined geographically to include the subregions of African continent, Madagascar island, Mauritius Island and several minor islands, and their respective sovereign states. Wikipedia

  • Military history of Africa

    One of the oldest military histories in the world. Continent of many regions with diverse populations speaking hundreds of different languages and practicing an array of cultures and religions. Wikipedia

  • East Africa

    Eastern subregion of the African continent, defined by geography. In the United Nations Statistics Division scheme of geographic regions, 20 territories make up Eastern Africa: Wikipedia

  • One of the largest and most prominent Somali clans in the Horn of Africa. They are also considered to be the oldest Somali stock to have inhabited the region. Wikipedia

  • Italian East Africa

    Italian colony in the Horn of Africa. Formed in 1936 through the merger of Italian Somalia, Italian Eritrea, and the newly occupied Ethiopian Empire, conquered in the Second Italo-Ethiopian War. Wikipedia

  • History of Africa

    The history of Africa begins with the emergence of hominids, archaic humans and—at least 200,000 years ago—anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens), in East Africa, and continues unbroken into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation states. The earliest known recorded history arose in Ancient Egypt, and later in Nubia, the Sahel, the Maghreb and the Horn of Africa. Wikipedia

  • History of Djibouti

    Country in the Horn of Africa. Bordered by Somaliland to the southeast, Eritrea and the Red Sea to the north and northeast, Ethiopia to the west and south, and the Gulf of Aden to the east. Wikipedia

  • Arab world

    Al-ʿarabī), also known as the Arab nation (الأمة العربية al-ummah al-ʿarabīyyah), the Arabsphere, or the Arab states, consists of the 22 Arab countries which are members of the Arab League. Island country off the coast of East Africa. Wikipedia

  • Isaaq Sultanate

    Somali kingdom that ruled parts of the Horn of Africa during the 18th and 19th centuries. It spanned the territories of the Isaaq clan in modern day Somaliland and Ethiopia. Wikipedia

  • Islam in Africa

    The first continent into which Islam spread from Southwest Asia, during the early 7th century CE. Almost one-third of the world's Muslim population resides in Africa. Wikipedia

  • Sudan

    Country in North Africa. Bordered by Egypt to the north, Libya to the northwest, Chad to the west, the Central African Republic to the southwest, South Sudan to the south, Ethiopia to the southeast, Eritrea to the east, and the Red Sea to the northeast. Wikipedia

  • History of Somaliland

    The history of Somaliland, a country in the eastern Horn of Africa bordered by the Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Aden, and the East African land mass, begins with human habitation tens of thousands of years ago. It includes the civilizations of Punt, the Ottomans, and colonial influences from Europe and the Middle East. Wikipedia

  • Comoros

    Island country in the Indian Ocean, at the northern end of the Mozambique Channel off the eastern coast of Africa. It shares maritime borders with Madagascar and Mayotte to the southeast, Tanzania to the northwest, Mozambique to the west, and the Seychelles to the northeast. Wikipedia

  • Yemen

    Country at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. Second-largest Arab sovereign state in the peninsula, occupying 527,970 km2. Wikipedia

  • Sultanate of the Geledi

    Somali kingdom that ruled parts of the Horn of Africa during the late-17th century and 19th century. Governed by the Gobroon Dynasty. Wikipedia

  • Greater Somalia

    Concept to unite all Somali-speaking nations comprising the regions in or near the Horn of Africa in which ethnic Somalis live and have historically inhabited. The territory historically encompassed British Somaliland, Italian Somaliland, French Somaliland (now Djibouti), the Somali Region in the Ethiopian Empire and the Northern Frontier District in the Colony and Protectorate of Kenya. Wikipedia

  • Kenya

    Country in Eastern Africa. World's 48th largest country by total area. Wikipedia

  • Egypt

    Transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Mediterranean country bordered by the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. Wikipedia

  • Conflicts in the Horn of Africa

    Conflicts in the Horn of Africa have been occurring since the 17th century BCE. The Horn of Africa includes the nations of Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, and Somaliland. Wikipedia

  • United Arab Emirates

    Country in Western Asia located at the eastern end of the Arabian Peninsula. It borders Oman and Saudi Arabia, and has maritime borders in the Persian Gulf with Qatar and Iran. Wikipedia

  • Hiraab Imamate

    Somali kingdom that ruled parts of the Horn of Africa during the late 17th century and 19th century until it was incorporated into Italian Somaliland. Governed by the Yacquub Dynasty. Wikipedia


Sentences forSomalia

  • Groups of refugees and asylum seekers numbering over 10,000 included people from Zimbabwe (48,400), the DRC (24,800), and Somalia (12,900).South Africa-Wikipedia
  • The vast majority of this population was from Iraq (1,300,000), but sizeable populations from Palestine (543,400) and Somalia (5,200) also lived in the country.Syria-Wikipedia
  • The colonial government decided to hold Kenya's first referendum in 1962 to check the willingness of Somalis in Kenya to join SomaliaKenya-Wikipedia
  • The result of the referendum showed that 86% of Somalis in Kenya wanted to join Somalia, but the British colonial administration rejected the result and the Somalis remained in Kenya.Kenya-Wikipedia
  • On Friday 3 January 2014, the Ukrainian frigate Hetman Sagaidachniy joined the European Union's counter piracy Operation Atalanta and will be part of the EU Naval Force off the coast of Somalia for two months.Ukraine-Wikipedia
  • These people were mainly from Zimbabwe, though many also come from Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia.South Africa-Wikipedia

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