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KENYA:Aid agencies suspend activities in Kenya’s refuge camp after blast

Wednesday, December 21, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 21, 2011          WAR  IN  SOUTHERN  SOMALIA

By Chrispinus Omar and Stephen Ingati

NAIROBI, Dec. 20 (Xinhua) — The UN International Organization for Migration (IMO) said on Tuesday it, together with other humanitarian agencies, have temporarily suspended their services in Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp in Kenya, on reason of security. Read more…

Kenya:Gunmen kidnap 4 in Kenyan refugee camp

Thursday, October 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 13,2011

Doctors Without Borders worker. Photo: EPA

Gunmen have attacked a refugee camp in Kenya hijacking four workers, Associated Press reported Thursday.

Two of the hijacked people are Kenyan citizens. Read more…

Dadaab:UNICEF intensifies relief efforts at Kenya’s Dadaab refugee camp

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 7,2011
By Ben Ochieng and Wang Yanan
DADAAB, Kenya, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) — With an influx of new arrivals straining resources in the camps and host communities, the UN children’s fund is delivering life-saving support in health and nutrition, water, sanitation and hygiene and Read more…

Somalia:Malnourished Somali baby thriving as rare success

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 7,2011

By MALKHADIR M. MUHUMED (AP)

DADAAB, Kenya (AP) — Only 10 days ago, Minhaj Gedi Farah was too weak to cry and his skin crumpled liked thin leather under the pressure of his mother’s Read more…

Somalia:Starving Somalis shot dead as riots break out over food supplies – Telegraph

Saturday, August 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 6,2011
Somali government soldiers shot dead seven civilians as a riot broke out at a refugee camp in the capital Mogadishu.

A mother and her childen wait for assistance at a makeshift medical camp in the Hawlwadag district of Mogadishu, Somalia Photo: EPA Read more…

Somalia:Eight die in gunfire as aid food is looted in Mogadishu + Related News

Saturday, August 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 6,2011
Eight die in gunfire as aid food is looted in Mogadishu
Somali gunmen seize aid food
300 tons of food seized in Somalia

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Somalia:Drought forces massive exodus from Somalia

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 26,2011
Japan’s government has decided to provide 5 million dollars in emergency financial aid “-FM

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Britain’s official visits homeless Somali refugees in Dadaab

Sunday, July 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 17,2011

Britain's Secretary of State for International Development Andrew Mitchell (2nd R) talks with newly-arrived refugees at the Dagahaley refugee camp in Dadaab, near Kenya's border with Somalia, July 16, 2011. Mitchell visited Dadaab refugee camps, where he met displaced families forced to leave their homes in Somalia in order to survive. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

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