Sool, Somalia

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Location of Sool Somaliland
Location of Sool Somaliland
Coordinates: 8°23′46″N 47°41′29″E / 8.39611°N 47.69139°E / 8.39611; 47.69139Coordinates: 8°23′46″N 47°41′29″E / 8.39611°N 47.69139°E / 8.39611; 47.69139
Country Somaliland
CapitalLas Anod
 • Typegaraadship
 • Total327,428 [1]
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)
HDI (2017)0.327[2]
low · 8th

Sool (Somali: Sool, Arabic: سول) is an administrative region in the east part of Somaliland. Sool is mostly settled by the reer darawiish tribe.[3] It lies between Nugal to the east, and Togdheer in the west.

References[change | change source]

  2. "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  3. Hoehne, Markus Virgil. "„People and Politics along and across the Somaliland-Puntland Border “." Borders and borderlands as resources in the Horn of Africa. London: James Currey (2010): 97-121.