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Volume I: National Reports 1988

Rodolfo Sacco1

Somalia (official name Jamhuuriyadda Dimoqraatiga Soomaaliya – Somali Democratic Republic) is a one-party ruled presidential republic. It consists of the former British Somaliland Protectorate (North Somalia) and th…

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Rodolfo Sacco, “Somalia”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 20 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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