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Crisis looms over Central African Republic

War, hunger and disease push nation to brink of humanitarian disaster, with children the most at risk.

Last Modified: 10 Apr 2013 07:14
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Internal conflict, hunger and disease are pushing the Central African Republic to the brink of a humanitarian crisis.

The United Nations has warned that, if the country cannot establish peace, children will be among the most vulnerable, .

Without stability, people cannot farm their lands or feed themselves.

Al Jazeera's Nazanine Moshiri reports from the capital, Bangui.

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