TITLE

A forgotten face of war

AUTHOR(S)
Girardet, E.; Menzel, P.
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/4/92, Vol. 112 Issue 17, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the problems of war-ravaged Somalia. An overabundance of weapons; Lack of food and medicine; High death toll; The agreement reached by the United Nations Security Council to send 50 unarmed military observers to monitor distribution of humanitarian aid; Little hope for relief efforts.
ACCESSION #
9205042055

 

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