Somaliland on the brink of famine, warn NGOs


Over 80 percent of livestock has disappeared from several areas of Somaliland: killed by a drought which has hit the autonomous region in northern Somalia.

Euronews met a group of internally displaced people (IDPs) in the west of Somaliland close to the Ethiopian border. Most had travelled hundreds of miles in their search for food and water.

“I came here because of the seriousness of the drought but the conditions here are the same. I came with 70 goats and sheep and now only six remain,” explained Layla Abdi… READ MORE