Somalia famine makes a mockery of the world I have come from

Somalia famine makes a mockery of the world I have come from

Liz Jones in a Somalian refugee camp: “The tiny girl scrapes her teeth with a twig to make herself pretty for me. A tooth falls out into her hand. Her very being makes a mockery of the world I have come from”

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Shocked: Liz Jones with Dahiro and her sick daughter at the Dadaab Refugee Camp

Shocked: Liz Jones with Dahiro and her sick daughter at the Dadaab Refugee Camp

Liz Jones with a young refugee called Hassan, three, who with his mother Jamilla fled the the civil war and worst drought in Somalia for 60 years

Liz Jones with a young refugee called Hassan, three, who with his mother Jamilla fled the the civil war and worst drought in Somalia for 60 years

Pose: Liz Jones with another young Somailan refugee

Pose: Liz Jones with another young Somailan refugee

Learning: Liz Jones with children at a school in the refugee camp on the border with Somalia and Kenya

Learning: Liz Jones with children at a school in the refugee camp on the border with Somalia and Kenya

Invitation: Liz in the home of a Somalian family - Kadija with her four children Momuhubi, Mardada, Kuresha, Ibrahim, Hadiji Ali, and Abdi

Invitation: Liz in the home of a Somalian family – Kadija with her four children Momuhubi, Mardada, Kuresha, Ibrahim, Hadiji Ali, and Abdi

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Patient: The Daily Mail writer walks through the rows of refugees waiting to be processed at the Dadaab refugee camp

Patient: The Daily Mail writer walks through the rows of refugees waiting to be processed at the Dadaab refugee camp

School children in the Dadaab refugee camp in their playground

School children in the Dadaab refugee camp in their playground

 

Fear: Most of the refugees are fleeing the civil war in their country, which has come at the same time as a devastating drought

Fear: Most of the refugees are fleeing the civil war in their country, which has come at the same time as a devastating drought

Long walk: Men, women and children have walked huge distances to get to the camp

Long walk: Men, women and children have walked huge distances to get to the camp

Desperate: Hundreds of thousands have fled to the camp

Desperate: Hundreds of thousands have fled to the camp

A Somalian refugee waiting to be processed at the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya

A Somalian refugee waiting to be processed at the Dadaab refugee camp in Kenya

Mother and son: This refugee family arrive in search of food, shelter and safety

Mother and son: This refugee family arrive in search of food, shelter and safety

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