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Djibouti

Omar Guelleh

Date of Birth: 27/11/1947
Place of Birth: Dire Dawa, Ethiopia


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Shaky Guelleh snubs ICC

In the face of growing internal opposition to his arbitrary rule and stolen elections, President Ismail Omar Guelleh has been strengthening relations with Sudan (AC Vol 52 No 7)...


One man, one vote

All opposition groups will boycott the contest, leaving only President Ismail Omar Guelleh and Mohamed Warsama Ragueh, a former President of the Cour Constitutionnelle, on the ballot (AC Vol 52 No 6)...


The anti-Asmara campaign

Ethiopia says Eritrea is also trying to subvert Djibouti, whose President Ismail Omar Guelleh is an Ethiopian ally (see Feature)...


Hello North Africa

Only Mohammed Warsama, a former president of the Cour Constitutionelle with a negligible political base, is standing against President Ismail Omar Guelleh...


The TFG’s August deadline

President Ismail Omar Guelleh summoned a committee of Somali intellectuals with a view to a national reconciliation conference in April but this may be delayed until June or July...


Dangers and dilemmas in the Horn of Africa

In the past, Eritrea supported FRUD to deter President Ismail Omar Guelleh from getting too close to Ethiopia...

FRUD dissidents, backed by Eritrea, may undermine Afar cooperation with the Somali Issas but any serious political threat will require Issa support and Eritrea has also been talking to exiled Issa politicians, including the wealthy and highly influential businessman Abdurahman Boreh, a former close associate of President Ismail Omar Guelleh, who is now in exile...


Shooting war in Djibouti

Djibouti’s President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh told IGAD about his efforts for a diplomatic solution, and visited Qatar at the beginning of June to ask Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani to mediate with his friend Issayas, who had stopped off there a few days earlier on his way from Iran to Eritrea...


A dangerous invasion

President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh visited the area only on 22 April and asked Eritrea's ally, Qatar, to help...


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