The story

Farmer U Han Nyunt stands on some of the most fertile land in the world -- and fears that he will starve to death.

Acres and acres of rice fields surround him. Once they were his source of livelihood. Now they lie submerged and useless, after a devastating cyclone tore through Myanmar in early May.

Cyclone Nargis claimed more than 130,000 lives and left more than 2 million homeless, the U.N. says. Read full article »

CNN's Saeed Ahmed and a CNN reporter in Myanmar contributed to this report.

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