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By Stephen Grey and Amina Ismail ALEXANDRIA, Egypt (Reuters) - At around 2 a.m. on Saturday, April 9, a large blue fishing boat carrying hundreds of African migrants and their children capsized just off the coast of Egypt. France, Britain and the United States sent their own ships and aircraft.
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By Katy Migiro NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Food rations to more than 400,000 refugees in Kenya have been halved due to severe funding shortages, and existing supplies will run out completely at the end of February, the United Nations said on Tuesday. "We are very worried about the impact of this on the refugees," Challiss McDonough, a spokeswoman for the World Food Programme (WFP), told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. "There is a chance, particularly if (the food ration cuts) go on for a long time, of health consequences, of deterioration in people's nutritional status." People may also start skipping meals and go into debt by borrowing money to eat, she said.