Sool is disputed between , and . Most of the Sool region is highly disputed between three separate administrations: the Somaliland government, the autonomous Puntland government and a new Khatumo State organised by local leaders to provide stability.


is the capital of . Since the turn of the millenia the city has changed hands numerous times, including by Puntland, Somaliland, Khatumo, SSC, Northland State and NSUM.

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  • Location: , ,
  • Abbreviation: SL
  • Latitude: 8° 40' (8.6667°) north
  • Longitude: 47° 30' (47.5°) east
  • Elevation: 555 meters (1821 feet)
  • Wikidata: Sool
  • Wikimedia Commons: Sool Region

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Arabic: سول‎, English: Sool Region, French: Sool, German: Sool, Italian: Sol, Norwegian: Sool, Portuguese: Sool, Spanish: Región de Sool
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