Laako

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Laako
Town
Country  Somalia
Region Sanaag
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Laako is a small town in the northern Sanaag region of Somalia. The city lies between Badhan and El Ayo.

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Laako has grown since the outbreak of the civil war. There is a local hospital, and one primary and secondary school.

Local control is disputed between Somaliland, a self-declared independent republic that is internationally recognized as an autonomous region of Somalia and the autonomous Puntland region in northeastern Somalia.

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Coordinates: 10°44′40″N 47°55′10″E / 10.7444°N 47.9194°E / 10.7444; 47.9194