Edmund Sanders / Los Angeles Times
Wariso Shete, 26, a farmer from the village of Ajee in the south, recently lost his 3-year-old son to malnutrition. Recent rains are helping his corn grow again, but they came too late to save his son. His three daughters survived. Its strange to see hunger when everything is so green, he said. But there is no food. The boy just starved.
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