By Goth Mohamed Goth

The U.S. Congressional Staff Delegation on Thursday visited the University of Hargeisa, Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies Faculty. The delegation had an academic discussion with the university community about Somaliland education and the role it played in state and peace-building processes.

Also, the discussions covered the changing political dynamics of the Horn of Africa, the role Somaliland plays in securing waters of the Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea, and Somaliland’s strategic importance in an era of emerging New Cold War.