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Photo Essay: Tuberculosis a Silent Killer Around the Globe

Waiting for food

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Photo: WHO/Riccardo Venturi

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Waiting for food

Ismail and his mother wait with patients at a tuberculosis hospital in Kabul for food to take with their medication.