Aid groups are appealing for more funding to cope with the crisis in Somalia. 

The International Committee of the Red Cross saying it needs an additional $86m to cope with the famine in the country.

Children are bearing the brunt of the crisis in, with half a million children on the brink of starvation.

The United Nations says the whole of southern Somalia is likely to become a famine area within the next few weeks.

At least two of the famine zones are under the control of al-Shabab, an Islamist rebel group.

Al Jazeera's Peter Greste reports from Mogadishu.

Source: Al Jazeera