In pictures: The world in 2005

One-year-old Alassa Galisou's hands are pressed against the lips of his mother Fatou Ousseini at an emergency feeding clinic in the town of Tahoua, Niger. The year has seen one of Niger's worst droughts in living memory, leaving millions without food.
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