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Somali refugees carry firewood outside Dadaab, eastern Kenya, 100 kms (60 miles) from the Somali border, Friday Aug. 5, 2011.
Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011

Open quoteFinally, I decided to leave him behind to his God on the road. I am sure that he was alive, and that is my heartbreak.Close quote

  • a refugee who was forced to leave her unconscious son behind while fleeing drought- and famine-stricken Somalia
Photo: AP Photo / Jerome Delay | Source: AP