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Somali Port Workers Protest Turkish Firm Take-Over of Port

Turkey has been a key ally for the federal Somali government, and with major financial assistance from Ankara, development in Mogadishu is taking off at a fast pace. But not all are happy with the Turkish influence in Somalia. Port workers in Mogadishu staged recent protests to keep their jobs as Turkish companies take over. But they lack the education to operate the new technology coming in. Port workers at the Mogadishu seaport have been staging demonstrations outside parliament since...

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