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Fleeing famine in northern South Sudan

Drought and economic collapse leave 20 percent of Northern Bahr el Ghazal’s population weeks away from famine. Kanjak (South Sudan), June 16, 2016: Awae Koek’s grandmother Abanga Kok would usually be…

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The scars of Sri Lanka’s civil war

Seven years after the conflict ended, many of the physical, emotional and psychological wounds of war remain unhealed. Colombo (Sri-Lanka), June 8, 2016: On May 18, 2009, Colombo declared the end…