Information on the Shanshiiye clan and whether it is associated with any Somali militia [SOM19442.E]

The only available information on the Shanshiiye is contained in Response to Information Request SOM11392.E of 21 September 1992, which is available at Regional Documentation Centres.

This response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find attached the list of sources consulted in researching this information request.

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