mud walls around their tents. He also visited a family at home.
In talks with residents and campworkers and in discussions with local officials (including the Sultan of Dar Dilia, whose domain encompasses both town and camp), de Rato heard concerns about the presence of so many refugees in such an inhospitable environment—a stark desert landscape with temperatures soaring above 104 degrees Fahrenheit (40 degrees Celsius). It is clear that the land cannot sustain these large numbers of people (with water supplies a particular problem), but, at present, there is
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