Famine is nothing new for Somalia, where drought and political instability left thousands to die in the early 1990s. While starvation is unfathomable on any scale, some famines are far worse than Somalia's.
Here are famines with estimated death tolls in the millions.
category: 6 Famines That Killed Millions
title: The Great Chinese Famine
text: Imagine wiping the populations of Florida and Illinois off the face of the earth. That was the magnitude of the Chinese...Full Story