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||The Italian UN Trust territory of Somaliland merged with
British Somaliland into independent Somalia in 1960.
Somaliland, in the northern region of the country,
seceded from Somalia in 1991. This independence is internationally not recognized.
Puntland, in the northeast of the country, declared
itself an autonomous state within Somalia in 1998. This is internationally
Galmudug, in the centre of the country, declared
itself to be an autonomous region within Somalia in 2006.
This is internationally not recognized.