Tents in the refugee camp at Dadaab
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East Africa drought: UN warning as thousands flee

The United Nations says it has received only half the money it needs to deal with the drought and famine in the Horn of Africa.

The number of people fleeing the famine in Somalia shows no sign of slowing, and most of the refugees end up in the Dadaab camp in neighbouring Kenya.

George Alagiah reports from Dadaab.

BBC News: East Africa hunger crisis

  • 09 Aug 2011
  • From the section Africa