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Malawi Crisis Mirrors African Famine

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Malawi Crisis Mirrors African Famine

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Malawi Crisis Mirrors African Famine

Malawi Crisis Mirrors African Famine

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Food problems in the small African nation of Malawi are typical of a hunger crisis that affects more than 20 countries on the continent. In Malawi, flooding ruined crops, and government officials are accused of selling grain reserves for personal profit. Matthew Algeo of Maine Public Radio reports.