12 Jul '11, 9pm

Actress Kristin Davis Breaks Down Over Conditions in Somalia | Care2 Causes

Actress Kristin Davis Breaks Down Over Conditions in Somalia | Care2 Causes

Actress Kristin Davis, best known for her role as Charlotte on HBO’s Sex and the City , broke down in tears on live TV while describing her visit to a refugee camp in Kenya. The camp is housing hundreds of thousands of refugees from drought-stricken Somalia, which is fast becoming one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. Refugees are pouring over the borders to Kenya and Ethiopia, but many more are trapped in Somalia by violent conflicts, which are also keeping aid organizations from sending help. And the camps are filling up as fast as they are opened . Kenya is also reluctant to open more camps , lest the refugees stay in the country. In her work as an Oxfam ambassador, Davis visited a Kenyan refugee camp, where she saw the devastation first-hand. “We were really unprepared for how shocking it is,” she told the BBC. As she began to cry, she added , ”I’m sorry, ...

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