This is the result of South Sudan’s catestrophic civil war. Across huge areas of the country tens of thousands are on the brink of starvation.

Aid agencies are using the F word: ‘famine’. Yet South Sudan’s politicians are too busy fighting one another to act.

And the world has yet to sit up and take notice. But the evidence is there for anyone to see.

Here are diagrams that say it all.

As the UN warns – 40,000 people are in a phase 5 – a ‘catastrophe‘.


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