North Korea, Asia
North Korea’s food shortage has contributed to increases in the price of staple foods in the country, with prices for both rice and corn rising in recent weeks by as much as 22 percent.
North Korea is currently in the midst of what appears to be a rather significant food shortage. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has acknowledged North Korea’s current food challenge, describing the country’s food situation as “tense,” and in recent months has called on North...
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