Federal government of Somalia and Somaliland agree on road map between Somalia’s federal government and the Somaliland administration are nearly to finish in Istanbul, Turkey.
The talks started on Thursday have now taken up the fourth day as the delegates from the two sides had tough discussion on changing the name of “Somaliland” as it was not a comminky agreed name for even the people from three regions of Awdal, Northwest and Togdher which Somaliland administration controls.

Sources in Istanbul said the representatives of Federal Government of Somalia suggested to sign the delegation of Somaliland as “local administration in Somalia” while the Somaliland side rejected.

It seems the talks will take another day changing its previous schedule of three days.