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North Korea is in a severe drought, yet due to high tensions with the US, its food aid options are slim. So who’s giving aid to North Korea?
North Korea Faces Severe Shortfall In Foreign Food Aid
“A funding crunch for aid to North Korea has become so severe 500,000 rural schoolchildren are as of this month no longer receiving assistance and aid to millions more could soon dry up, according to a report obtained by The Associated Press.”
Foreign Assistance to North Korea
“Between 1995 and 2008, the United States provided North Korea with over $1.3 billion in assistance: slightly more than 50% for food aid and about 40% for energy assistance.”
In Focus: North Korea’s Nuclear Threats
“North Korea has been issuing near-daily threats against the United States and South Korea, and sometimes at United States forces in the Pacific.”
United Nations’ Food Aid Program for North Korea Lacks Donors
“The United Nations’ food assistance agency says it may have to stop operating in North Korea because of a lack of funding, as donors continue to shy away from the rogue state.”
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