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Without enough food to go around, someone in the family must go hungry. Mohamad and Abdille often give their rations to their seven young children.
But now there is not enough food for even them. Abdille watched as her 9-year-old son gave his younger siblings his portion with mixed feelings of sadness and pride.
“He is making a sacrifice,” she told Reuters from Somalia’s capital of Mogadishu. “I feel proud.”
The family’s plight is far from unique. A drought has left close to 3 million people severely food deprived across the country. The World Food Program estimates that 363,000 children aged under 5 are acutely malnourished, including 71,000 who are severely malnourished and face a high risk of disease and death.
Last week, Somali authorities announced the first tally of fatalities from the crisis, saying that 110 people had died from hunger in a 48-hour period in a single region. read more…