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Children and the Famine in Africa
Aug 18, 2011by Autumn Sakai, a citizen of the world
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As the humanitarian crisis in Eastern Africa grows it becomes more and more clear that it is the children who are hardest hit. The British government reports that over 400,000 children are in imminent danger of dying from malnutrtiion and, with the famine expected to drag on till after the first of the year, many thousands more beyond that.
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