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Sudanese displaced by fighting at risk

Aid agencies say they are being prevented from reaching those most in need after fighting between rebels and army.

Last Modified: 23 Jun 2013 08:15
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Aid agencies are warning that unless they are granted access to South Sudan, thousands of people displaced by fighting between rebels and the army could die.

Many have been forced to flee into the bush, and several organisations say they are being prevented from reaching those most in need.

Al Jazeera's Anna Cavell reports from Pibor in South Sudan.

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