Vietnam Willing To Help N Korea Produce Food - Official

Published on 09 April 2009

Vietnam is willing to help North Korea produce food, Vietnam's foreign affairs ministry said Thursday as Pyongyang faces what the United Nations calls a severe food crisis. [...] Following successive poor harvests, the United Nation's World Food Programme expects up to 40% of North Korea's population - or an estimated 8.7 million people - will urgently need food aid in the coming months.

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