Starving Its Own Children

Perhaps hundreds of thousands of people here have no food and are reduced to eating leaves and insects, as Sudan’s government starves and bombs its own people in the Nuba Mountains. Children are beginning to die.

“Yes, my children may die,” Katum Tutu, a 28-year-old mother, told me. She recently lost her 2-year-old daughter, Maris, to starvation and has nothing to feed her four remaining children. “I think about it every day, but there’s ... Full Story »

Posted by Fabrice Florin - via Andy Carvin, Jonathan Cohn, Nicholas Kristof, New York Times (Opinion)
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Member Tags: barack obama, south sudan, nuba mountains (sudan), humanitarian aid, refugees and displaced persons, bombs and explosives, ryan boyette
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Posted by: Posted by Fabrice Florin - Jun 2, 2012 - 7:50 PM PDT
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