WSLF

AcronymDefinition
WSLFWestern Somali Liberation Front (political and military party, 1970s Somalia)
WSLFWestern States Legal Foundation
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See The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty 2000 Review Conference: Turning Point on the Rood to Nuclear Disarmament (WSLF Information Bulletin, Winter/Spring 2000, at www.wslfweb.org/does/nptbul l1.pdf).
"Nuclear Phenomenology." Obtained by WSLF under the Freedom of Information Act.
When he grows to adolescence in Somalia, he attempts to answer this question by embracing the cause of the WSLF and contemplating enrolling in the "liberation army." But in indirect response to this growing militancy, his uncle, Hilaal, asks a question to which Askar does not have an answer: "The point is, who's an Ethiopian?" This is a profound and subtle question, since it asks about the very basis of the Somali claim to the Ogaden, which is to say the basis of Askar's claim to be Somali.
Mogadishu's withdrawal of support for the Ogaden-based Western Somali Liberation Front (WSLF) provided little relief for Addis Ababa, however, as the wars in Eritrea and Tigre continued unabated.
Mogadishu initiated that proxy war prior to the 1977-78 Ogaden War by supporting the WSLF insurgents.
The 1976 invasion of Ethiopia by Somali forces and the Western Somali Liberation Front (WSLF) initially succeeded, leading to the capture of many Ethiopian towns by Somali forces.
The 1976 invasion of Ethiopia by Somali forces and Western Somali Liberation Front (WSLF) initially succeeded, leading to the capture of many Ethiopian towns by Somali forces.