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East Africa: Somalia Threatens to Withdraw From IGAD Over Kenya Diplomatic Row

Somalia has threatened to withdraw from IGAD after the group ruled in favour after a diplomatic tiff between Somalia and Kenya.

28 January 2021 p Somalia has threatened to withdraw from IGAD after the group ruled in favour after a diplomatic tiff between Somalia and Kenya.Kenya welcomed the report of IGAD appointed fact-finding mission that was set up to investigate the issues surrounding the diplomatic tiff with Somalia.Somalia yesterday dismissed findings of a report from IGAD team sent to the border between Somalia and Kenya.Somali Foreign Minister Mohamed Abdirizak said on Wednesday the report relied on one side and favoured Kenya.

" Somalia foreign minister said.Somalia cut diplomatic ties with Kenya late last year accusing it of constantly meddling in Somalia's territorial and internal affairs.

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