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Somalia wants humanitarian force to guard food convoys

Recently arrived refugees from Somalia bury the body of 18-month-old Sahro Mohamed, who died of acute severe malnutrition and dehydration, at the Kobe refugee camp, near the Ethiopia-Somalia border, August 12, 2011. Credit: Reuters/Thomas Mukoya


By Ibrahim Mohamed

MOGADISHU | Sat Aug 13, 2011 9:57pm BST

(Reuters) – Somalia called on Saturday for the creation of a new force to protect food aid convoys and camps in the famine-hit country, and declared a state of emergency in parts of Mogadishu.


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