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Situation Dire in Indonesia's Aceh Province

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Situation Dire in Indonesia's Aceh Province

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Situation Dire in Indonesia's Aceh Province

Situation Dire in Indonesia's Aceh Province

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One week after a tsunami killed tens of thousands in coastal areas of Indonesia's northern Aceh province, relief workers are only beginning to make headway. The scale of the disaster, and the need for aid, is staggering — there are no vehicles to carrying needed supplies, and aid workers fear mass starvation if food supplies aren't distributed in the next several days. NPR's Adam Davidson reports.

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