09/25/2011 11:52 am ET Updated Nov 25, 2011

On Top Of Famine, Unspeakable Violence

IMAGINE that you’re a Somali suffering from the drought and famine in that country. One of your children has just starved to death, but there’s no time to mourn. Depleted and traumatized, you set off on foot across the desert with your family, and after 15 exhausting days finally reach what you believe is the safe haven of Kenya.

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