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South Sudan Food Crisis

South Sudan’s negotiators are once again gathering in Ethiopia to try to solve the 18 month old conflict dividing the world’s youngest country. The warring factions only have one month left to form an internationally-mandated power-sharing government. Meanwhile, fighting in and around South Sudan’s leer town has disrupted the hunger-hit region's crucial planting season and citizens, urgently need food, water and medical help. VOA’s Vincent Makori reports.