Hope and Loss in South Sudan

Last week, Canadians came together to celebrate their country's 149th birthday. This week, South Sudan marks 5 years as an independent nation. Yet for many there is little to celebrate.
Woman holding her grandchild in Mundri, South Sudan. Written on her palm are words for her missing daughter: "I hope you're alive. I need you."

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