History Paper- Cold War effect on African Nations

Somalia had won its independence from britain and

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Unformatted text preview: ndependence from Britain and Italy in 1969, after being divided up during the colonialism period. The US and Soviet Union had then fought to control Somalia due to its skategic location along the oil routes of the Persian Gdf.e In 1969, Dictator Siad Ba:re had led amilitary coup to overthrow Somalia's emerging parliamentary democracy, take apart its national assembly, and prohibit political parties. Because the Soviet Union militarily supported Barre's aim to seize control of Ethiopia's Somali Ogadeir region, Barre, in retum, spread communism within Somalia. However, when the'soviet Union decided to give their support to Ethiopia instead, Somalia lost the 7 ples ols1sJo ,(rep.rceg ilrulsrssv findeg gn ueq1 '.(ece1g dog 'seuroq:feq1 eeII o1 pecroJ i "'-5 erea uorllru e g pue rB \ eql Emrnp pelp peq uogppdod orttJo posuduroc 1"ql uollnu ZI eqtJo uoq1ttu auo 'esool e{orq.(gere111 ileq ?e{cene otu"uo5 uotl!\ 'orrraueU peIIBc dnor8 ulprren8 e pellddns pue'psurerl'pezruaEro,(eq1os 'sroqqErau slr {c"nu o} pe \olle se \ ucurv qlnos 'rerremoll 'eloEuy pue 'emqequrrT'anbtqvnzotr l ur queruurerro8 i '0"5 lsrxrutrA[ $ure8e Bcl4;v q]nos preqlrede slrt'186I pIoJ B rlloq 14 sB pe{*q uol}"Jtrsnm$ps }snmruuro3-gtre ,(lecreg tuaplserd eruuceq ue8eeg p1euo5 uerltyplegelffiq ptequude prru rpl6. pelJos il asneceq enbrqurezotrAl rn uees eq dguelc IrBc srgJ 'ecueloll prrB &IUqeSuI pepnlcq qcrqa'slcegs peerdsepyrr p€q osls dUanod srqJ 'ssallJogtq Eut$e1 poleoJc puu'sm1cn4su4,ur psdor1sep 'srolse,rm rftorog derne pemcs puq oJBJJB/v\ el{l ecurs Ilelv\ se pereJJrrls p€q suollBu sttl uFlllrt\ luarudole,rep etL[ ,, 'oldoed eql roJ Eulqlou .(leqrr,r Euraeel'serlddns pue luemdmbe,fteqlnu uo lueds eJeA\ secmoseJ ecJecs Jreql lerp osuos e ur ,(Us,rod eql ol pelnqr4uoc peq suortrBu osaql w permcco letll sJ€,tr IIAIo eql 'fgeaod eure4xe;o slco.go oI11 pero.gns osIB ]I 'uor-un ]eI^oS puu Sn otltrJo spueq aq] €ol{vJo suol}uu luepuadepm ,{prcu eq; w ourupJ puu sra\4. II Ic peceJ...
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