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Famine in Baidoa, Somalia: 1992

<p>Somali children wait for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

Somali children wait for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Somali children wait for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali child drinks water from a plastic bag while waiting for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A Somali child drinks water from a plastic bag while waiting for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali child drinks water from a plastic bag while waiting for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali mother and her child, who is too weak to stand, are seen in Baidoa December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A Somali mother and her child, who is too weak to stand, are seen in Baidoa December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali mother and her child, who is too weak to stand, are seen in Baidoa December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali aid worker carries a dead child for burial in a Baidoa refugee camp December 15, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A Somali aid worker carries a dead child for burial in a Baidoa refugee camp December 15, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali aid worker carries a dead child for burial in a Baidoa refugee camp December 15, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A starving Somali child is given water in Baidoa December 15, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A starving Somali child is given water in Baidoa December 15, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A starving Somali child is given water in Baidoa December 15, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A teenage Somali girl sits in an orphanage as she awaits food handouts, as she is too weak to walk or move from the area of Baidoa December 13, 1992. Behind are workers from the orphanage. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A teenage Somali girl sits in an orphanage as she awaits food handouts, as she is too weak to walk or move from the area of Baidoa December 13, 1992. Behind are workers from the orphanage. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A teenage Somali girl sits in an orphanage as she awaits food handouts, as she is too weak to walk or move from the area of Baidoa December 13, 1992. Behind are workers from the orphanage. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali girl holds a child while waiting for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 11, 1992.  REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A Somali girl holds a child while waiting for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 11, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali girl holds a child while waiting for food distribution in a Baidoa refugee camp December 11, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A malnourished Somali child cries, surrounded by stronger children, all of which are awaiting food at the feeding centre near Baidoa in Somalia December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis</p>

A malnourished Somali child cries, surrounded by stronger children, all of which are awaiting food at the feeding centre near Baidoa in Somalia December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A malnourished Somali child cries, surrounded by stronger children, all of which are awaiting food at the feeding centre near Baidoa in Somalia December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A malnourished Somali child is seen in Baidoa December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A malnourished Somali child is seen in Baidoa December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A malnourished Somali child is seen in Baidoa December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali child is seen in a refugee camp in Baidoa December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis</p>

A Somali child is seen in a refugee camp in Baidoa December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali child is seen in a refugee camp in Baidoa December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A young Somali displays a leaflet dropped by US planes showing an American soldier shaking hands with a Somali man in a peace gesture December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis</p>

A young Somali displays a leaflet dropped by US planes showing an American soldier shaking hands with a Somali man in a peace gesture December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A young Somali displays a leaflet dropped by US planes showing an American soldier shaking hands with a Somali man in a peace gesture December 14, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>An old man begs for help from a Somali gunman in the city of Baidoa December 19, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

An old man begs for help from a Somali gunman in the city of Baidoa December 19, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

An old man begs for help from a Somali gunman in the city of Baidoa December 19, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali child is seen in a refugee camp in Baidoa December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis</p>

A Somali child is seen in a refugee camp in Baidoa December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali child is seen in a refugee camp in Baidoa December 13, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A Somali mother prepares the body of her child, who died from starvation, for a funeral in Baidoa December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A Somali mother prepares the body of her child, who died from starvation, for a funeral in Baidoa December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A Somali mother prepares the body of her child, who died from starvation, for a funeral in Baidoa December 12, 1992. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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<p>A young Somali smokes and holds a weapon as he and his friends sit on a car December 14, 1992 in Baidoa, Somalia. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis </p>

A young Somali smokes and holds a weapon as he and his friends sit on a car December 14, 1992 in Baidoa, Somalia. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

A young Somali smokes and holds a weapon as he and his friends sit on a car December 14, 1992 in Baidoa, Somalia. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

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