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Families in Sudan struggle to afford food

Low-income families are especially affected, with many struggling to buy more than one meal a day.

Last Modified: 03 Oct 2013 00:15
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Protesters in Sudan have been demonstrating for days after the government cut fuel subsidies, causing food prices to skyrocket.

Low-income families are especially affected, with many struggling to buy more than one meal a day.

Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid has this report from Khartoum.

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