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Skeletal Children Sign of Crisis in Sudan


World  (tags: Sudan, hunger, food crisis, tragedy, children, elders, UN mission, WFP, Save the Children, Medair, help )

Marta
- 3302 days ago - cbsnews.com
The U.N. mission in Sudan is calling this dusty town of straw huts the "hungriest place on earth," and scenes of skeletal children and elderly people who are too weak to even walk tell of impending tragedy.



   

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Marta Away (55)
Thursday April 8, 2010, 6:27 pm
Horrible. There will not be peace in this word till hunger ends. Hunger is immoral.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday April 8, 2010, 6:27 pm
we should send blackwater there.
 

. (0)
Thursday April 8, 2010, 7:49 pm
SO SAD!
 

Jane L (0)
Friday April 9, 2010, 9:30 pm
Terrible. Thank you for letting people know.
 

Vinnie m (333)
Friday April 9, 2010, 9:35 pm
Yes there is alot of hunger in the world.So sad.Notd. Thanks Marta.
 

Kimberley R (11)
Friday April 9, 2010, 10:15 pm
This really is sad. I guess to help, we should donate to Save the Children?
 

Kaye S (45)
Friday April 9, 2010, 10:30 pm
Thank you for the info.
 

Cheryl B (64)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 5:04 am
Thanks for telling the world
 

. (0)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 6:49 am
Oh, my god! This thig should not be! There must'be a hungry child on this world! What to do? How can this be solved permanently?
 

Ashley Rowell (6)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 7:18 am
Heart breaking!!!!!!!
 

Donna Smith (28)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 3:54 pm
children are so innocent and do not deserve this
 

Edna may Kumler (0)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 8:09 pm
God,,u just want to put ur arms around them @ hold them to keep them safe,,they look so delicate ,,,,,noone should go hungry,especially a child...
 

Matloob u (81)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 8:33 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

patrica and edw jones (190)
Saturday April 10, 2010, 11:32 pm
We in the developed countries throw enough food away daily to keep these children fed. We have to keep the food aid comming and increase it - everyone needs to help otherwise these children will never get better.
I also get the feeling that we are fighting a losing battle unless these warring factions lay down their arms and help.
 

Marianna M. (6)
Sunday April 11, 2010, 6:16 am
pray for them to have strength and faith that this is not the end of the road here...
 

Tamila F (3)
Sunday April 11, 2010, 10:29 am
It's so sad when there is enough food in the world for everyone. It seems that money is the root of all evil, for many, it's more important than a human life. The gozillionaires need to look at these pics several times a day, have videos of real life starvation. Some how a difference has to be made, this is not acceptable when there is plenty for everyone.
 

Bracha Katz (31)
Sunday April 11, 2010, 6:27 pm
makes me cry. those bony little leg, it's so sad. may god help these people. thanx marta
 

Ziba S (5)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 3:04 pm
What a strange world . . . sad . . .
 
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