Information on the Hilowle subclan of the Habar Gidir, including their situation in Mogadishu, their traditional homelands and the situation in those areas [SOM27546.E]

For information on the Hilowle please consult Response to Information Request SOM25556.E of 22 November 1996 and the document attached to this Response.

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.


Africa Confidential [London]. 18 October 1996. Vol. 37, No. 21. "Somalia: Hussein is Not Aydeed," pp. 4-5.