Koofur Orsi

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The South West State of Somalia (Somali: Koonfur-Galbeed Soomaaliya, Maay Maay: Koofur Orsi), known locally as Koofur Orsi, is a state of Somalia. Officially it is called the Koofur Orsi or Konfuur Galbeed State of Somalia.[1] Its capital is barawa. To the south of Koofur Orsi is Jubaland.

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The economy is centered around Barawa. The province covers about a sixth of Somalia in area. Koofur Orsis live in the most fertile land of the country.[2]

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  1. Puntland State of Somalia
  2. Pelizzari, Elisa. "Guerre civile et question de genre en Somalie. Les événements et leurs retombées sur le destin d’une femme: Starlin Abdi Arush (1957-2002)." Cahiers du Genre 1 (2018): 193-213.