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Position Paper for the United Nations Security Council


The topic before the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is: The Situation in Somalia.

The prevalence of terrorism throughout history has torn down nations that to this day are struggling to rebuild themselves, and Somalia was no exception. Somalia has seen a long timeline of civil war and constant political instability that has made the nation vulnerable to extremism and terrorism. This not only limited the progress of the country but also put it on the verge of destruction. Since then, this has branched out to other issues such as violation and abuses of human rights, impoverishment and malnutrition, inhibited economic growth, and disunity in Somalia. The lack of effective governance has fueled the operations of rebels and multiple extremist groups, such as the notoriou...