American Chronicle | The Kool-Aid Syndrome and Somalia´s Fading Hope

https://i2.wp.com/www.certifiedcleaners.org/images/american-chronicle.jpgNaari meel qabow ma leh – A Somali adage that says there are no cool corners in hellApproximately nine months ago the UN-sponsored peace conference in Djibouti produced the current president of the Transitional Federal Government (TFG) Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed. President Ahmed´s internationally supported unity government continues to be mired down in internal conflict; a conflict rooted in the 4.5 clan system formula. It is a system that remains the most persistent impediment to peace, justice and equality, because it promotes, legitimizes and generously rewards the warlords (and their militias) who for nearly two decades perpetuated violence and chaos, and tarnished the credibility of the Somali people and the state.

American Chronicle | The Kool-Aid Syndrome and Somalia´s Fading Hope

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