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Kenya: Amidst the region’s worst drought in decades, Somali refugees crowd camps in Kenya -UNICEF

Monday, July 11, 2011
UNICEF ImageUNICEF Kenya Child Protection Specialist Zeinab Ahmed (right) speaks with Somali refugees in a camp in Dadaab, north-eastern Kenya.

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Amidst the region’s worst drought in decades, Somali refugees crowd camps in Kenya

NEW YORK, USA, 11 July 2011– Hundreds of thousands of refugees are overwhelming camps in Dadaab, north-eastern Kenya, where they are seeking a haven from drought and conflict in neighbouring Somalia.