Fresh warnings of 'catastrophic' famine in South Sudan

Save the Children have launched an appeal for donations for the African nation of South Sudan, which is on the brink of a "catastrophic" famine.

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South Sudan: The cost of the conflict in numbers

Children's charity Save the Children have launched an appeal for donations for the African nation of South Sudan, which is on the brink of a famine.

ITV News looks at the numbers surrounding the current conflict in the region:

The conflict in South Sudan has been raging for the past five months. Credit: ITV News
4.9 million people are in need of aid in South Sudan according to Save the Children. Credit: ITV News
1.3 million people are currently displaced in the African nation. Credit: ITV News

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