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Somali Camps 'Unfit for Humans'


World  (tags: Somalia, Refugees, civil war, Anarchy )

Ben
- 1843 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The aid agency Oxfam has decried the conditions in which hundreds of thousands of refugees from the conflict in Somalia are being forced to live. It says the overcrowded and badly managed camps in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya are "barely fit for humans"



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. (0)
Thursday September 3, 2009, 6:07 am
I can well imagine the unsanitary conditions and chaos in these places.. Must be absolutely awful.
 

Ski M. (4)
Friday September 4, 2009, 7:45 am
This sounds like a living hell, time to stop the fighting and let these people live in peace. Well, I can dreamm
 

Judith Emerson (0)
Friday September 4, 2009, 7:48 am
Oxfam is a distinguished agency that I trust implicitely. Our country brags we are the wealthiest nation, therefore it is incumbent upon us to help our those in distress. I'll write my elected officials in Washington to send aid for the betterment of conditions in refugee camps.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 4, 2009, 11:20 am
I wonder if any camp set up for this type of reason could be fit, in any sense of the word.

It is very hard for some of us whom are helpless, for we can not spare a dime to help them, yet are the one's who seem to be the most outraged, knowing people live in such conditions.

Then it gets ME more angry cause I know for a fact, if a country was treating the non-human animals of the World like this, all of a sudden there would be an outpouring of help and demands that they make changes for the non-human animals to live in better conditions.
 

MILAN K. (15)
Friday September 4, 2009, 2:18 pm
somalians are the worst people to meet in this universe they cause nothing but problems around the world these people have hijacked loads and loads of ships and tankers in the sea waters where millions of goods have been stolen by these people theres no need to feel sorry for these people they taken everything from us i would send anything for them they are untrustworthy and unreliable from the time i saw what these people were doing since then i thought to myself they to deserve to suffer and plus i would not get into conversation with them they very aggressive people please circulate this massage to everyone.
 

Betsy Bee (1060)
Friday September 4, 2009, 3:16 pm
Hundreds of thousands of people behind the chain link fences in unsanitary conditions. A very sad story from a very sad place. There has been nothing but hell on earth for these poor sad people since the Clinton Administration. Are they ever going to find peace and relief?
 

Mandi T. (427)
Friday September 4, 2009, 6:31 pm
This sounds just awful/ My heart goes out to them.
Tx Ben
 
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