Thursday, July 21, 2011

Somalia Famine

David Seaton's News Links

According to the UN, more than six out of every 10,000 people are dying of hunger every day in some parts of the Bakool and Lower Shabelle regions of Somalia, with more than half the children there suffering from acute malnutrition. This is far above the normal famine threshold of two deaths per 10,000 people a day, and 30% malnutrition levels, UN agencies say. Guardian
Let's see what the "International Community" comes up with on this one. DS

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

... meanwhile the rich get richer....