Thursday, May 4, 2023

Ethiopia: Halt in Emergency Food Aid to Tigray Because of Diversion

 Reuters published on 3 May 2023 an article titled "USAID Pauses Food Assistance to Tigray Region of Ethiopia" by Jasper Ward.

USAID Administrator Samantha Power announced a temporary suspension of its food assistance to Tigray Region because food intended for people in need and free of charge was being diverted and sold in the local market.