MOHAMED HAJI: Kenya and Somalia are better as allies than enemies

Somalia is a strategic country for Kenya’s growth

In Summary

• While they appear to have addressed the recent disputes, and allowing flights, there is much more the two countries can gain from a peaceful and friendly coexistence.

• There are still some frictions fuelled by petty politics between the two states, not the least, the maritime dispute that has ended up in the International Court of Justice

On July 1, Somalia celebrates 61 years of independence and its slow re-emergence from what was a brutal 30 years of civil war.

On the same day the world’s emerging superpower, China, will mark ...

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