PBS NewsHour

Millions on the brink of starvation in South Sudan

Clip: 05/02/2017 | 7m 37s

Countless numbers of people in South Sudan are on the run from government troops, targeted because of their tribe amid a brutal civil war. Communities hide in the wilderness to avoid violence, but there is nothing to eat, fueling a man-made famine as aid agencies struggle to reach people. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson reports in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

Aired: 05/02/17

Rating: NR

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