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War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
7/13/2022 5:55:59 PM
Military delegations from Russia and Ukraine held their governments' first face-to-face talks in months Wednesday as they tried to reach an agreement on a United Nations plan to export blocked Ukrainian grain to world markets through the Black Sea.

Egypt - Society
7/7/2022 9:54:45 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Supply Ali Moselhi has recently said his ministry plans to add sweet potato to subsidised bread due to the global grains crisis. Moselhi's remark made headlines and raised questions among the public about the plan which is still being studied.

World - Africa
7/5/2022 1:03:11 PM
More than two dozen children have died of hunger in the past two months in a single hospital in Somalia. Dr. Yahye Abdi Garun has watched their emaciated parents stumble in from rural areas gripped by the driest drought in decades. And yet no humanitarian aid arrives.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/1/2022 12:45:00 PM
President Vladimir Putin denied Thursday that Russia bore any responsibility for a looming global food crisis due to the conflict in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
6/27/2022 1:51:21 PM
The Group of Seven rich nations told Russia on Monday it must allow grain shipments to leave Ukraine to avoid exacerbating a global food crisis.

World - International
6/25/2022 7:04:49 PM
Ramin Toloui, the US assistant secretary of state for economic and business affairs, spoke to Ahram Online, answering questions about the best way to address the high food and energy prices resulting from the Russia-Ukraine war.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
6/25/2022 10:24:00 AM
After the Covid-19 pandemic and the threats of climate change, the war in Ukraine has added another factor bringing the world closer to serious food shortages.

Life & Style - Food
6/23/2022 11:36:58 AM
The global food crisis sparked by the war in Ukraine will kill millions by leaving the hungriest more vulnerable to infectious diseases, potentially triggering the world's next health catastrophe, the head of a major aid organisation has warned.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/21/2022 11:44:03 AM
The European Union on Tuesday pledged an additional 600 million euros to help vulnerable nations weather a food security crisis worsened by Russia's war on Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/20/2022 10:48:14 PM
Russia on Monday blamed the "destructive" stance of the West for soaring grain prices that have sparked fears of a global food crisis following Moscow's military operation in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/18/2022 10:30:38 AM
Russian hostilities in Ukraine is preventing grain from leaving the ``breadbasket of the world`` and making food more expensive across the globe, threatening to worsen shortages, hunger and political instability in developing countries.

Egypt - Politics
6/15/2022 8:10:17 PM
Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouly urges Egyptians to rationalise their consumption amid the global food crisis to ease the foreign currency burden on the state, yet he affirms the availability of basic commodities.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/14/2022 2:11:28 PM
Bedevilled by high fuel and fertiliser costs, along with a labour crisis driven by Covid-19 restrictions, China risks a smaller autumn harvest that could supercharge demand for commodities just as the world can afford it least.

World - Africa
6/14/2022 11:45:15 AM
In one of Uganda's poorest and most lawless regions, anxious mothers clutch bone-thin infants in a malnutrition ward, terrified their child could be next to succumb to starvation in Karamoja.

World - Region
6/9/2022 12:00:43 PM
Eight months after national elections, Iraq still doesn't have a government and there seems to be no clear way out of the dangerous deadlock.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/8/2022 12:41:37 PM
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio warned Wednesday that millions of people could die of hunger unless Russia unblocked Ukraine's ports, as he hosted talks among Mediterranean ministers on the food crisis.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
6/1/2022 3:44:49 PM
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for quick and decisive action to ensure a "steady flow of food" as the war in Ukraine has disrupted global food and energy markets.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
5/31/2022 10:09:15 PM
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday it was up to the West and Kyiv to resolve a growing global food crisis provoked by the conflict in Ukraine.

World - Africa
5/30/2022 10:15:00 AM
It now costs Ayan Hassan Abdirahman twice as much as it did just a few months ago to buy the wheat flour she uses to make breakfast each day for her 11 children in Somalia's capital.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
5/26/2022 7:20:57 PM
Moscow is ready to make a "significant contribution" to averting a looming food crisis if the West lifts sanctions imposed on Russia over Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin said in a telephone call with Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi.

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