Ethiopia on the Verge of Major Famine

U.N. warns of major famine in Ethiopia; says children among the worst-affected.

Millions at Risk in Ethiopia

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Drought and soaring food prices have triggered widespread starvation in Ethiopia. UNICEF has warned that an estimated 125,000 Ethiopian children are severely malnourished and need emergency food aid.

A mother holds her malnourished child at an International Medical Corps (IMC) outpatient therapeutic program in Bolossa Sore, southern Ethiopia, June 5, 2008. (Margaret Aguirre/International Medical Corps/Reuters)

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