Mogadishu: Mother and Malnourished Child

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Somalia mother comforts ill child.
Mother and child are victims of Mogadishu, Somali drought. Image: Stuart Price/UN Photo

A mother comforts her suffering child. 

(WNN) SOMALI: A mother cradles her malnourished and dehydrated baby at Banadir Hospital in the Somali capital Mogadishu. Somalia is gripped by a devastating drought and famine that has already killed tens of thousands and is leaving many hundreds of thousands more, particularly young children and babies, in desperate need of emergency life-saving humanitarian assistance from the outside world.
10 August 2011
Mogadishu, Somalia
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