WFP to Increase Assistance for Ivorian Refugees in Liberia

Published on 14 January 2011

The United Nations World Food Program says it is scaling up its emergency operations to provide food to more than 22,000 Ivorians in Liberia who have fled the political crisis in Ivory Coast. “Yesterday we got into the new phase of distributions, what we call the general food distributions, where we could reach the target number of 22,500 people,” explained Malek Triki, a spokesman for the group.

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