Information on whether some subclans of the Gadaboursi are "full partners" in the Egal government and whether these "full partners" represent their own interests or those of the Gadaboursi in general [SML25394.E]

Information on the above-mentioned subjects could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

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 below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Africa Confidential [London]. 1996.

Africa Research Bulletin [London]. 1996.

Current History [Philadelphia]. 1996.

DIRB Indexed Media Review (IMR) [Ottawa]. 1996.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports. 1996.

Horn of Africa Bulletin [Uppsala, Sueden]. 1996.

The Indian Ocean Newsletter [Paris]. 1996.

Information Session on Somalia. February 1996.

Supplement to Information Session on Country Conditions on Somalia. February 1996.

On-line search of media articles.

Two oral sources consulted did not provide information on the above- mentioned subject.

Unsuccessful attempts to contact other oral sources.