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Somalia: Unicef provides aid to 44,000 displaced Children

Somalia: Against a backdrop of drought, soaring food prices and large numbers of people being driven out of their homes by armed conflict, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has provided food to 44,000 displaced children in war-ravaged Somalia.   The agency warned that more than 2.6 million Somalis are currently considered 'food...

15,000 Somalis seek refuge since January

Somalia, March 28: Rising numbers of Somali refugees are now seeking asylum in neighbouring countries to escape the increasingly volatile situation in many parts of their homeland, particularly in Mogadishu. Since the beginning of the year, some 15,000 Somalis have sought asylum in Kenya, Djibouti, Ethiopia and ? even further afield ? in eastern...