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Zimbabwe: A third of population faces food crisis, says UN

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(Worthy News) - More than five million people in Zimbabwe - about a third of the population - need food aid, with many coming close to starving, the UN says.

The World Food Programme (WFP) has launched a $331m (£270m) appeal as the country battles the effects of drought, a cyclone and an economic crisis.

David Beasley, head of the WFP, said many were "in crisis emergency mode... marching towards starvation". [ Source: BBC (Read More...) ]

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