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A region of northeast Somalia adjoining the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean. Largely autonomous since Somalia's national government collapsed in the 1990s, Puntland became notorious in the first decade of the 21st century as a haven for pirates preying on international shipping.
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KUWAIT, Oct 27 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) distributed on Tuesday food aid to Yemeni refugee families in Puntland State in Somalia.
The accident occurred on a road linking Garowe and Qardho in the autonomous Puntland region, said a police officer who did not want to be named.
A private airline in Ethiopia, National Airways, will begin flight services to the self-declared State of Puntland.
Different administrations have been issuing fishing licences, and while Puntland believes it is currently being cheated of hundreds of millions of dollars in revenues, there are deep concerns about corruption.
Federal State of Puntland announces new block boundary demarcation
Somali militant group al Shabaab bombed a minivan carrying staff to a United Nations office in the semi-autonomous Puntland region on Monday, killing nine people including four from the global body's children's fund UNICEF, officials said.
presence in Bosaso, Puntland and will refrain from any operational
SANA'A, June 19 (Saba)- Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources of the Somali State of Puntland Hassan Mahmoud described on Thursday the results of his talks with officials in the Ministry of Fisheries Wealth as successful.
Summary: Government says prisoners will serve out remainder of jail sentences at newly built Garowe prison in Puntland.
The attack took place in a busy market area of Bossasso, the main port in Somalia northeastern Puntland region, lying on its Gulf of Aden coast.
At least 140 people have been killed by a powerful cyclone in Somalia's northern region of Puntland.
Bosasso, Somalia: At least 100 people were killed when a tropical cyclone hit Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region at the weekend, the government said on Monday, declaring a state of emergency and appealing for international aid.