UN World Food Programme

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The impact of such delays are immense for WFP.  Recently, bad conditions on a stretch of the Juba-Rumbek route blocked 250 trucks including 70 transporting WFP food supplies and jet fuel for aircrafts.  As a result, there was a shortage of fuel which forced the grounding of helicopters delivering critical food supplies to hard-to-reach locations where thousands of people are in need

Date: 
08/19/2014