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July 8, 2022 8:35 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

The UN World Food Programme Director Patrick Beasley has warned that ‘50 million people in 45 countries are now just one step from famine.’ He also called on an urgent lifting of the blockade on 25 million tonnes of Ukrainian grain trapped by a Russian blockade. 

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