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Poor Yemen: half of Yemenis threatened by food crisis

-- stunted, WFP spokeswoman Elisabeth Byrs told reporters. A million of those kids are acutely ... staple foods like wheat and sugar, Byrs pointed out. In a bid to try to get the situation under ... of food, and will help create rural jobs, improve agriculture and water supplies, Byrs said. The aid ...

02/06/2014 - 04:00 - comment 0

U.N. airlift to deliver aid to northeastern Syria Tuesday

Elisabeth Byrs told reporters. Because aid is nearly impossible to deliver via trucks to the northeast ...

04/02/2014 - 15:10 - comment 0

1.2 million people affected by floods in Iran

to Elisabeth Byrs, spokeswoman for the UN's bureau of humanitarian affairs.    Iranian state ...

15/08/2010 - 15:46 - comment 0

Syrian peace talks stall in Geneva as negotiations continue to evacuate Homs

security problems are delaying the evacuation. Elisabeth Byrs, a spokeswoman for the World Food Program, ...

29/01/2014 - 09:30 - comment 0

Syrian regime seeks frozen bank accounts for vital food supplies

are becoming inaccessible due to increased fighting,” WFP spokeswoman Elisabeth Byrs said. ...

07/08/2013 - 12:22 - comment 0