Briefing from ROAPE Volume 34 Number 113
Somalia: Amidst Rubble, Vibrant Telecoms Infrastructure

Somalia: Amidst the Rubble, a Vibrant Telecommunications Infrastructure
Vol.34 No.113 (Sept 2007), pp565-572
Thirteen attempts to form a central government in Mogadishu since 1991 have been thwarted by the parochial interests of feuding warlords. Finally, in 2004, through a reconciliation project, the Transitional Federal Government (TFG) was created, though it remains weak and unable to exert control in most of the country.