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Commission on Fragile States Says Paradigm Shift Needed to Stabilize Poor Countries

A new report by Britain's Growth and Development Commission offered a mix of both good and bad news for poor countries: some of the countries in the report have achieved middle income status, and places once plagued by conflict and instability have shown signs of improvement. But the report also notes that the number of people living in what it calls "fragile states" is growing. VOA Correspondent Mariama Diallo takes a look at the commissions findings.

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