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On 1 July 1960, the two regions united as planned to form the independent Somali Republic under a civilian government.
In Egypt and Bahrain autocracy is far greater and civil liberties far less than they were prior to 2011.
Only in Tunisia, which started off the surge towards radical change, do people have greater rights than they did before. Some failed because the other side was too strong, as in Bahrain where demands for democratic rights by the Shia majority were crushed by the Sunni monarchy.
During the Middle Ages, several powerful Somali empires dominated the regional trade, including the Ajuran Sultanate, the Adal Sultanate, the Warsangali Sultanate, the Sultanate of the Geledi and the Majeerteen Sultanate.
In the late 19th century, through a succession of treaties with these kingdoms, the British and Italians gained control of parts of the coast, and established British Somaliland and Italian Somaliland.