Product ID: 834 - English
Published: 20 Dec, 2006
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 3.3 x 42.83
BottomRight: 2.3 x 44.17

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This map provides an overview of the current conflict between the Union of Islamic Courts (UIC), and the Transitional Federal Government (TFG) and allied Ethiopian forces from 1 November to 18 December 2006 in the Somali Region of Bay. Fighting and other event locations have been taken exclusively from public media sources and have not been independently verified.

Map production: UNOSAT (19 December 2006)
Projection: UTM Zone 38 N
Datum: WGS 1984
Map scale: 1:350,000 for A2 size printout
GIS Data: GIST, NGA, UNOSAT, SWALIM
News Sources: Shabelle Media Network (SMN), Garowe Online (GO), SomaliNet (SN), East African Standard (EAS), The Nation (Nairobi), Reuters, ReliefWeb, BBC, AP, AFP, IRIN and Aljazeera.