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27 Nov 2023

Severe Drought and Deadly Floods Ravage East Africa

Northern Ethiopia faces severe drought, with over 50 lives and 4,000 cattle lost. Simultaneously, countries like Kenya, Somalia, and southern Ethiopia are struggling with disastrous floods, pushing almost 700,000 from their homes. The town of Beledweyne, Somalia, has seen 90% of its population displaced, with the UN warning that 4.3 million people face 'crisis-level hunger or worse'. [Source](https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2023/nov/24/weather-tracker-ethiopia-hit-by-severe-drought-amid-east-africa-floods)