Special Coverage: The grim situation at Dadaab

July 15th, 2009

The United Nations says it is attempting to expand a refugee camp in Kenya being overwhelmed by the never-ending arrival of Somali refugees. The Christian Science Monitor said Friday as 500 refugees arrive daily at the refugee camp in the town of Dadaab, U.N. officials are struggling to convince the government and local authorities in Kenya to allow the camp to expand.

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres on the situation at Dadaab refugee camp