Taleex

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Taleh
Taleex
تلأ ح
Toun
Mohammed Abdullah Hassan's fort in Taleh.
Taleh is located in Somalia
Taleh
Taleh
Location in Somalie.
Coordinates: 9°8′54″N 48°25′16″E / 9.14833°N 48.42111°E / 9.14833; 48.42111
Kintra Banner o Somalie Somalie
Region Sool
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Taleex or Taleh (Somali: Taleex‎, Arabic: تلأ ح‎) is a toun in northeastren Somalie. It haes a population o 40,000 inhabitants, an is the administrative centre in the Taleex district o the Sool region.

Taleex wis the centre o the anti-colonial movement led bi Mohammed Abdullah Hassan till 1921, when he an his Dervish followers wur defeatit. The toun wis subsequently subjectit tae aerial bombardment, an Hassan wis forced tae abandon his palace there an retreat intae the Ogaden.[1]

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  1. Said S. Samatar, Oral Poetry and Somali Nationalism (Cambridge University Press, 1982), pp. 131, 135

Coordinates: 9°09′00″N 48°26′00″E / 9.1500°N 48.4333°E / 9.1500; 48.4333