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of U.N. requests
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GENEVA, Nov 10 (Reuters) - Hundreds
of thousands more Somalis are on the brink of leaving their country, where
floods have aggravated already desperate humanitarian conditions, United
Nations agencies warned on Tuesday.
Flooding this month has driven 16,000
more people from their homes in the Horn of African country where about
1.5 million have been uprooted since the start of 2007, said Elisabeth
Byrs of the U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.