Driven out by drought: Farmland turns barren in Somalia

Two years after the last drought ended, Somalia is facing one of the driest rainy seasons in more than 30 years.


    For a huge number of people, the consequences of the warming planet are not a possibility but are already a reality.

    In Somalia, drought has forced more than 2.5 million people from their homes as their farmland turns barren.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow reports from Baidoa, Somalia.


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