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A mother sits with her children, one of whom is sick, outside a makeshift shelter in a forest clearing. In There home village was burned down by armed attackers and its residents fled into the forest. In northern Central African Republic an estimated 125,000 people have fled into the forests following attacks by marauding armed groups. The region's poor infrastructure and lack of security means that international humanitarian organisations face a formidable task in supplying aid to the local population.