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North Koreans will ‘die from malnutrition within months’ | The Guardian

Humanitarian groups fear that the death of Kim Jong-il could worsen North Korea’s dire food situation, after the US postponed a decision on potential aid.

The country has relied on foreign supplies since the devastating famine of the mid-90s killed hundreds of thousands of people. But the World Food Programme (WFP) and NGOs have warned that the situation is particularly bleak this year.

For more on this story, visit: North Koreans will ‘die from malnutrition within months’ | World news | The Guardian.

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