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Rahmat, Zainab Syyeda, Hania Mansoor Rafi, Arsalan Nadeem, et al. International Health, September 2022

Since the Taliban seized control of Afghanistan, more than 3.3 million children are unable to afford basic food resources and the majority of the population faces starvation. Restrictions on humanitarian assistance, the withholding of vital food supplies, and inadequate medical care exacerbate malnutrition among vulnerable children. Greater global engagement is critical.