Information on conflict within the Majerteen subclans (Osman Mahmud, Isa Mahmud and Omar Mahmud) in Bari, Mudug and Nugal provinces, and the effect on a viable internal flight alternative [SOM17339.E]

Information on internal conflict among the Majerteen in Bari, Nugal and Mudug is covered in the attached Response to Information Request SOM15635.E of 8 November 1993.

Specific information on conflict among the Osman Mahmud, Isa Mahmud and Omar Mahmud subclans could not be found among the sources currently available to 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. Attached please find a list of sources consulted.

Sources Consulted

Africa Confidential [London]. Weekly.

Africa Events [London]. Monthly.

Africa News [Durham, NC]. Bi-monthly.

Africa Report. [New York]. Bi-monthly.

Africa Research Bulletin: Political Series [London]. Monthly.


Documentation, Information and Research Branch (DIRB), Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB), Ottawa. 8 November 1993. Response to Information Request SOM15635.E. SOM17337.E