U.N. declares famine in pockets of southern Somalia (Reuters)




 
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U.N. declares famine in pockets of southern Somalia      (Reuters)
 
July 21st, 2011  
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U.N. declares famine in pockets of southern Somalia      (Reuters)
Reuters - The United Nations said on Wednesday two regions of southern Somalia had been hit by the worst famine in the area for 20 years and that 3.7 million people in the anarchic Horn of Africa nation risked starvation.




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July 21st, 2011  
Spartan613
 
 
Just proves what a criminal thing all the aid from Bob Geldorf and all the other usual hand-wringing do-gooders. All it did was perpetuate the situation and set them up for a new round of suffering. Food aid should come with strings attached... like sterilization. Otherwise, we'll be back here in another 20 years. Tough love, and all that.
 


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