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FAO: Conflicts impose $16bn losses to Syrian agricultural sector

FAO: Conflicts impose $16bn losses to Syrian agricultural sector

TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (Press Shia) – In addition to the severe human suffering, war in Syria has imposed more than $16 billion of lost crop and livestock production and destroyed farming assets, FAO’s latest report says.According to a press release published by the FAO Representation in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Fighting in Syria has caused huge damage and losses to agricultural...

Global food insecurity worsening; 108mn close to starvation

Global food insecurity worsening; 108mn close to starvation

TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (Press Shia) – Despite international efforts to address food insecurity, around 108 million people in the world were severely food insecure in 2016, a dramatic increase compared with 80 million in 2015, according to a new global report on food crises released in Brussels with FAO’s contribution.According to a press release published by the FAO Representation in the Islamic...