TITLE

For Afghan civilians, fear and the pangs of hunger

AUTHOR(S)
Smucker, Philip
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/8/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 14, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Afghan refugees who are fleeing the cities seeking food and security. Their flight into rural regions and border areas; Reports of starvation and lack of medical care; The banning of foreign aid workers by the Taliban rulers; Background on United Nations efforts to feed the refugees; Attitude of Pakistan, which has two million Afghans in refugee camps.
ACCESSION #
5250749

 

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