Famine likely to spread in southern Somalia: UN

Published on 03 September 2011

Famine-hit areas of southern Somalia will likely spread in coming days, with the situation continuing to worsen despite massive international aid efforts, the United Nations has warned. (..) Aid deliveries into the worst affected areas remains severely limited. The UN World Food Programme "only has partial access to the central areas and virtually none in the south," OCHA added.

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