Ethiopian Drought Threatens Growth as Cattle Die, Crops Fail

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  • El Nino adding to farmers and herders' woes in country's east
  • Agriculture accounts for 40% of Ethiopia's economic output

Saado Osman straps two bulging sacks of United Nations wheat to her donkey, one of the few animals the 70-year-old eastern Ethiopian herder has left since the rains stopped.

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