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Conflict in the Horn of Africa: The Kenya-Somalia Border by Vincent Bakpetu Thompson

By Vincent Bakpetu Thompson

Conflict within the Horn of Africa examines how the Kenya-Somalia border challenge has deep roots in pre-colonial and colonial occasions mirroring the phenomenon of moving territorial and human frontiers and treaties which Britain, France, Italy, and Ethiopia made ahead of and after global Wars I and II. This publication records the Kenya-Somalia border challenge from the 19th century, whilst judgements neglected African issues, to independence, whilst Africans acted because the central gamers. Vincent Bakpetu Thompson analyses how the crises relating to Kenya and Somalia’s family events impacted their diplomacy in and past the sector. This e-book furthers the dialogue via taking a look at the present difficulties within the quarter which are obscured by way of instability, infiltrations, the repetitive inflow of refugees crossing and re-crossing the border, and lengthening terrorist assaults.

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