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Expelled by drought: farmland becomes barren in Somalia

Two years after the last drought ended, Somalia is facing one of the driest rainy seasons in more than 30 years.

by Aljazeera Jan 23rd 2020 ยท 1 min read
Expelled by drought: farmland becomes barren in Somalia

For a large number of people, the consequences of global warming are not a possibility, but they are already a reality.

In Somalia, drought has forced more than 2.5 million people to leave their homes as their farmland becomes sterile.

last updated: 2020-01-23@05:01