Deepening humanitarian crisis in Somalia
U.N. officials are warning of a crisis in East Africa caused by a severe drought and fighting in Somalia, where tens of thousands of people — mostly children — have died.
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A young girl pictured in April does her laundry at the Yida refugee camp in South Sudan. Heavy rains coming soon in Sudan and South Sudan will add to the woes of civilians after a border conflict and civil war forced thousands to flee their homes, aid agencies warn. (Adriane Ohanesian/AFP/File) #Sudan
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Mali refugee crisis - in pictures
Fighting between the Malian army, the Tuareg movement and other armed groups is forcing thousands of people to flee Mali to neighbouring countries including Mauritania