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Hungry and displaced in the DRC
Millions face hunger as regional fighting displaces entire communities.
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2010 14:43 GMT



More than two million people have been forced from their homes in the Democratic Republic of Congo because of factional fighting.

Many are hungry and rely on aid that does not always reach them.

Mohammed Adow reports from the western town of Boyazala on the daily struggle to dodge the deadly fighting - and find enough food to eat.

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Al Jazeera
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