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Campaign for Sudan flood victims moves online

Young people use social media to draw attention to thousands left without shelter, food and clean water.

Last Modified: 12 Aug 2013 13:17
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Thousands of flood victims across Sudan say their government is failing to help them.

Days of heavy rain have left many without shelter, food and clean drinking water.

Now young people in Sudan are using social media to try to draw attention to the problem.

Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

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