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Somaliland banks on port for prosperity

Aim is to develop Berbera into a major hub and direct landlocked Ethiopia's trade through it

Berbera, Somalia

BY THE afternoon, more goats than cars are to be found on the unpaved, sunblasted streets of Berbera, a sleepy port town on the Horn of Africa.

Yet this port is on the brink of a major expansion that not only could transform it into a regional transportation hub