The Struggle to Survive South Sudan's Hunger Season

With South Sudan's harvest season coming to an end and the dry season fast approaching, Abuk Moukiir is exhausted and hungry, taking longer rests in the shade of a nearby tree where she chews on a few raw peanuts to fill her empty stomach. IRIN reports.

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Aweil, South Sudan.

Abuk Moukiir sits in the shade of a tree while harvesting peanuts. She’s sick and weak but survives hunger by finding different day jobs.

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