GARSEN, Kenya — This small African town bakes under a blistering sun, clouds of dust swirling around its false-fronted buildings and sweeping across its dilapidated main road.
Though this is an arid and unforgiving area, the land surrounding Garsen should have been green with crops by now.
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Edmonton Journal, 2012-11-30.
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