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Somalia drought triggers famine fears

Drought combined with fighting put nearly three million people in need of urgent life-saving care, UN warns.

Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 15:43
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Aid agencies are urging the world to act to prevent a famine in Somalia. The UN estimates nearly three million people are in need of urgent life-saving care.

It would become the second famine in just three years.

Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow reports from Hudur in southern Somalia.

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