Weary of war

26th May 2000 at 01:00
children displaced by conflict in western Eritrea are given dates to eat at a reception centre in Droon, 160kms from the frontline. Two hundred thousand people are expected to flee to Sudan while the authrities in Eritrea are expecting tens of thousands after a week of fighting in which the Ethiopian forces made huge gains. Ethiopia, land of plenty, Friday magazine, 8-11. Photograph by REUTERS

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