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Somalia: Current information on the situation of the Yibir clan

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 September 1996
Citation / Document Symbol SOM25043.E
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Somalia: Current information on the situation of the Yibir clan, 1 September 1996, SOM25043.E, available at: [accessed 29 May 2016]
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Information that would update Respnse to Information Request SOM20848.E of 7 July 1995 could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Africa Confidential. 1996.

Africa Research Bulletin. 1996.

Current History. 1996.

DIRB Indexed Media Review (IMR). 1996.

DIRB Somalia Country File. 1996.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports. 1996.

Horn of Africa Bulletin. 1996.

The Indian Ocean Newsletter. 1996.

Information Session on Somalia. February 1996.

Supplement to Information Session on Country Conditions on Somalia. February 1996.

United Nations Situation Reports. June-August 1996.

USAID Situation Reports. 1996.

Unsuccessful attempts to contact oral sources.

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