Country: Somalia

Somalia (September 1994)

At a time of good harvests the political and security situation is poor and the prospects for the future bleak. In September the UN Security Council extended the mandate of UNOSOM for just one month indicating a general dissatisfaction with UNOSOM’s efforts to patch together a new government and a frustration at the continued wrangling… Read more »

Somalia (March 1994)

The food security situation has stabilised and most agencies have halted dry-ration distributions and are concentrating on rehabilitation through food and cash-for-work programmes. The withdrawal of US and other western troops was completed during March leaving a much reduced UNOSOM force.