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Kenya's Children Scarred By Violence - Africa

World  (tags: africa, kenya, children, deaths, violence, sadness )

- 3758 days ago -
Van is 13-years-old and comes from the town of Eldoret - one of the flashpoints of Kenya's recent ethnic violence. As he talks about the events that befell his family a fortnight ago, his voice drops to a whisper.

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Michael W (72)
Saturday February 2, 2008, 11:10 pm
"There are no words between mother and daughter when they are reunited - only silent tears. Rosalind takes her daughter's hand, walks out of the gate and back into a Kenya that has become a fearful place.

They have no home, no money and only a promise of future peace from their feuding politicians"

Pretty much says it all

Jeffrey N (10)
Sunday February 3, 2008, 12:56 am
What a scary upbring

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 3, 2008, 7:33 am
Someday I pray humans can get it right and learn to love and care for one another. Sad story.

Estella Ameigh (22)
Sunday February 3, 2008, 11:24 am
Cry for the children. No child should be subjected to this horrible violence.
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