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Blistered feet. Nobody knows exactly what route the Lost Boys of Sudan took, or how long their journeys lasted, but their accounts consistently speak of crossing miles of desert barefoot before arriving at a refugee camp in Ethiopia, where they spent four years. After a coup, the boys were rousted out of the camp and sent wandering again. This time, they headed south, crossing the crocodile-infested River Gilo, dodging bullets and scrounging for food until the Red Cross rescued them and trucked them off to Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya. They spent nine years there before being resettled.
Sudan map

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