UN Refugee Agency Warns of Crisis ‘of Unimaginable Proportions’ in Somalia Drought

UN Refugee Agency Warns of Crisis ‘of Unimaginable Proportions’ in Somalia Drought

High levels of malnutrition, combined with ongoing violence in the war-torn Horn of Africa nation, are threatening “a human tragedy of unimaginable proportions”, the UNHCR warned.

Following several seasons of failed rains and spiralling global food prices, drought has hit more than 12 million people across Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya.

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