WFP Warns Of Hunger Crisis in DRC’s Kasai Region

VOA News: U.N. Sounds Alarm on Humanitarian Crisis in Congo’s Kasai
“An official from the United Nations’ World Food Program has issued a warning about the situation in the southwest of the Democratic Republic of Congo, where conflict has left 3.2 million people severely hungry. In the past year, about 1.4 million residents of Congo’s Kasai region have been displaced by violence that has killed more than 3,000 people and destroyed entire villages, according to Claude Jibidar, who heads the WFP in Congo…” (Powell, 11/2).