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Crocodile Tears for Drought Victims As Food Aid Blockade Continues in Horn of Africa

Horn of Africa is hit by the worst drought in 60 years affecting countries like Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya and Uganda

By Thomas C. Mountain

As predicted by many regional analysts, crocodile tears have begun to run down the faces of the likes of Anthony Lake, CIA director nominee turned Executive Director of UNICEF, as some 15 million people starve in the Horn of Africa. Tony Lake appeals to the world for tens, no, hundreds of millions of dollars to save the starving people of Ethiopia and Somalia, never once telling you that the majority, some 10 million, are in the Ogaden and Oromia regions and being subjected to a Western-funded food aid blockade by the Ethiopian military. Continue reading Crocodile Tears for Drought Victims As Food Aid Blockade Continues in Horn of Africa