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Warnings of Famine in Bangladesh

Ben Crow At the end of August there were indications of potential famine in Bangladesh. Government foodstocks, world food prices and government policies all provide hope that a famine on the scale of 1974 will be averted. There are, nevertheless, signs of unusual distress in some parts of the countryside.

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