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Millions in need of humanitarian aid
As Kenya struggles to cope with influx of Somali refugees, estimated four million of its own citizens require food aid.
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2011 19:32

In recent months, Kenya has struggled to cope with an influx of refugees fleeing the drought in Somalia.

In Dadaab camp alone, an estimated 380,000 refugees are now living in facilities intended to cope with a population of 90,000 people.

But as Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from northern Kenya, an estimated four million of its own citizens require humanitarian assistance.

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