US Provides $200 Million Aid to Horn of Africa

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The US Department of State (DOS) announced more than $200 million in extra humanitarian aid for the Horn of Africa region at the High-Level Roundtable for the Horn of Africa Drought in Geneva. According to the DOS, the contribution is …

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Drought Kills More Than a Million Livestock in Kenya

Fourth EstateGrass tries to grow in a dry arid and cracked landscape. - Imagebroker / Stefan Auth

The National Drought Management Authority (NDMA) in Kenya said Wednesday that the county has lost over a million livestock to drought in the past months as the crisis continues to ravage at least 23 arid and semi-arid regions. NMDA reported …

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