Thursday, March 4, 2010

Donor fatigue threatens aid for North Korea

By Christian Oliver in Seoul and Anna Fifield in Washington

Published: March 3 2010 16:43 | Last updated: March 3 2010 16:43

The World Food Programme will have to stop delivering aid to starving North Koreans by July if it does not receive more donations immediately.

Although a senior UN official said the Pyongyang office risked closure, Torben Due, the programme's North Korea representative, said he remained optimistic despite growing donor fatigue.

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