• Somalia is going through difficult, challenging times, but the comparison with Afghanistan is false; it's a false equivalence.
• Cynical observers divide Somalia into statelets, which is wrong. Balkanisation is national suicide. A united Somalia has the potential to generate $400 billion a year.
For three decades now, since the fall of Siyad Barre in 1991, Somalia continues to experience formidable challenges.
National disintegration has become more fashionable by the day as a means ...