Kenya:U.S. Mulls Closing Its Military Bases in Kenya

[Nation] The US Defence Department is considering closing military outposts in Kenya and three other African countries while also halving the number of its special operation forces on the continent, the New York Times reported on Sunday.

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Somalia:From Drought to Floods in Somalia – Displacement and Hunger Worsen, Says UN

[UN News] After four consecutive poor rainy seasons that brought Somalia to the brink of famine, the country is now seeing near-record rainfall, and with it, flooding that has already displaced hundreds of thousands of people, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Friday.

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