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Caritas: Millions at risk of starvation in Ethiopia

CWN - January 11, 2010

Caritas Internationalis, the international consortium of Catholic relief agencies, has issued an appeal on behalf of 6.2 million Ethiopians who need emergency food and water aid following a drought that led to massive crop failure. Responding to similar appeals by other relief organizations, an Ethiopian government minister recently told BBC that β€œin the Ethiopian context, there is no hunger, no famine.”

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