Mass arrest of Children and women after anti Isaaq/Somaliland state protest erupt in las anod
Mareeg.com-Security men in Somalia’s breakaway region of Somaliland arrested more than 100 protesters and three TV journalists after they protest the illegal occupation of norther tripe of Isaaq in a town whose ownership is disputed by a Puntland and Somaliland region, a police officer said.
Protesters marched through the town of Las Anod on Monday, shouting in support of re-joining the federal government and waiving Somalia flag, , residents said.
— Mohamed Abdiaziz (@MoAbdiaziiz1) May 28, 2018
“We arrested 57 demonstrators including women and children who were brainwashed” said Abdirisak Mohamed Faarah, police commander for Somaliland’s Sool region, Las Anod on Monday. “There are also two reporters in jail for creating chaos said the police man. We are also looking for others and we shall arrest them. Police in Sool region say they’ve detained 57 people for involvement in acts contrary to Security such as stone throwing and calling names
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