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President 'ignorant' of hunger  Mamadou Tanja said the people of Niger were 'well-fed' in the midst of a food crisis President denies hunger claims
U.N. warns of food hardships  The food agency warned that funding shortfalls could hamper efforts to feed the nation's hungry people Food aid is 'misdirected'

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  Aid agencies estimate that large numbers of children have died as a result of the crisis
  Tanja has accepted there were food shortages but dismissed reports that his country is experiencing a famine

  Emergency operations reached their first beneficiaries, but there was only enough for some of the hundreds
Jul.31 U.N.: 2.5 million in Niger to get food aid
  The United Nations has more than doubled the number of Niger people it plans to feed
Jul.25 Hungry await aid, harvest  The huts where villagers store grain for the lean season are empty. The international aid is starting to trickle Jul.23 Aid funds finally flow  The donations of food and funding to help the 2.5 million people facing a food crisis are finally beginning to arrive Jul.20   World 'ignores' Niger food crisis   UN: The UN top aid official has accused the international community of neglecting the crisis Jul.18 Children starving to death
  3.6m people in Niger face severe food shortages caused by a drought and a plague of locusts

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