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World Vision Struggling to Deliver Aid to Displaced as
Sri Lanka Crisis Intensifies

As fighting in eastern Sri Lanka continues to force thousands from their homes, World Vision is delivering critical relief assistance to displaced children and families. Safe access to volatile areas remains a key challenge. The recent escalation in hostilities has created a humanitarian crisis in eastern Sri Lanka, with more than 155,000 homeless and living in displacement camps.

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03/21/2007World Vision Struggling to Deliver Aid to Displaced ...

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Nishadini, 10, is one of thousands of children displaced in eastern Sri Lanka by the ongoing civil war.
photo by Hasanthi Jayamaha/World Vision

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