Somalia Famine http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22469/all en After Somalia famine, new horrors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120720/somalia-famine-women-rape-sexual-abuse <p>MOGADISHU, Somalia &mdash; When a drought became famine here last year, hundreds of thousands of people bundled together what few belongings they had and began to walk, either across the border or toward Mogadishu, searching for food. The good news it that although hunger remains, the famine has abated. The bad news is that for the women and girls still living in the refugee camps, another horror has taken hold: rape.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120720/somalia-famine-women-rape-sexual-abuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Al Qaeda in Africa Destination Mogadishu Somalia Famine Fri, 20 Jul 2012 20:13:00 +0000 Tristan McConnell 5712748 at http://www.globalpost.com