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Old January 26th, 2011, 01:21 AM   #1
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Galkacyo (Somali: Gaalkacyo, Arabic: جالكعيو‎) is the capital of the Mudug region of Somalia.[1] The city is divided into two zones, where the main northern portion forms part of Puntland state, while the southern tip of the city is part of the entity known as Galmudug . The city has an estimated population of 545,000 inhabitants. Source
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Old January 26th, 2011, 01:25 AM   #2
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Old January 26th, 2011, 06:32 AM   #3
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Nice pics, but do you think it actually has a half million people? I don't know if I can buy that.

Wonder where the division between the city is and how they demarcate it.
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Old January 26th, 2011, 08:37 AM   #4
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That's Wiki for ya , I had originally intended to leave that bit out. Its more around the 50k neighbourhood.
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Old February 4th, 2011, 09:39 PM   #5
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beautiful town and city, thanks MMX for sharing,

Ive heard of Galkacyo many times before and til this day i thought it was found in the saylac region and probably near djibouti but damn it's located way far than I imagined

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Old May 1st, 2012, 10:35 AM   #7
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beautiful town and city, thanks MMX for sharing,

Ive heard of Galkacyo many times before and til this day i thought it was found in the saylac region and probably near djibouti but damn it's located way far than I imagined

Yh its in 'central' Somalia.
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This is why Somalis need a electrical regulatory agency. The power lines are visual pollution.
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lol yeah.. but those pictures were taken from a roof somewhere which makes it more apparent. If you are on the ground you barely notice it, which is maybe why they are so lax about it.
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Thanks for the photos. But frankly, I wish people were designing more distinctive buildings...you could literally trick someone into thinking this was another Somali city and get away with it. But beggars can't be choosers I guess.
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