Africa
8:00 am
Sat July 30, 2011

UN Rushes Relief To Somalia's Starving Refugees

After an initial delay, the UN has begun airlifting emergency food relief supplies into Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. Families fleeing hunger and conflict in other parts of the failed state continue to arrive there, seeking refuge and food. NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton reports.