Latin America: Millions at risk of famine as COVID-19 cases surge

Aug 01, 2020

by Manuel Rapalo

The United Nations' World Food Programme (WFP) has warned at least 14 million people in Latin America are at risk of starvation as the region reels from the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

Many countries are being forced to expand restrictions and extend lockdowns to stop the spread of the virus.

Al Jazeera's Manuel Rapalo reports.

The post about “Latin America: Millions at risk of famine as COVID-19 cases surge" first appeared on the Al Jazeera website.

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