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Somalis, After 2 Famines, Still Face Food Insecurity

After decades of conflict, experts say that the humanitarian crisis in Somalia remains among the worst in the world. Three million people need aid, says Philippe Lazzarini, the United Nations humanitarian coordinator for the country. Of these, "740,000 Somalis still face acute insecurity, while an additional 2.3 million are at risk of sliding back into the same situation. "They are teetering on the edge," Lazzarini says, "and we never know in which direction the...

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