Jul 202015
 

”Unlike others who grab at your clothes to plead with you to get them some food or help them to get medical attention,” I wrote, ”Melkamu’s father simply came and stood in front of me with his son and gestured to me to look at him. He was extremely thin, with his ribs barely covered with skin… He looked as if all his life had already been drained out of him.”I had three young children at the time and – and in different life circumstances – it could have been one of mine. It remains one of my deepest and most unsettling memories.

Källa: The man who was there – BBC News

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