'Real peace' elusive in Sudan's Darfur 10 years on

Published on 25 February 2013

The world may have tired of the civil war in Sudan's Darfur but for Fatima there is no escape from its painful legacy, a decade after fighting began. (..) The UN's World Food Programme (WFP) says 1.4 million people like Fatima are still living in camps for the internally displaced and will need monthly food rations this year. "It remains in a humanitarian crisis," says WFP's Amor Almagro. Darfur, though, has long faded from the world's attention.

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