Ukraine war ‘aggravating’ existing global food crisis, UN warns

Al Jazeera

06-08-2022

As the cost of food soars around the world, the United Nations warns that the war in Ukraine risks aggravating inflating prices and causing a full-on global food crisis. Al Jazeera: Why is there a global food crisis right now? The Ukraine war is the latest element in an extremely complex situation. Al Jazeera: So what you’re saying is that there’s no food shortage but there’s a food crisis? As a result of the Ukraine war, 19 countries in the last month put in place restrictive measures on food exports.

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