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Syrian refugees' misery fuels desperation to reach Europe

...They've been living in a tiny make-shift camp here for more than three years. Her husband is jobless and their food aid is being reduced. She doesn't have money to buy medicine for Mohammed, who is suffering from a cold. She says sometimes...
Nation and World
In South Sudan a fragile peace allows food deliveries

...her hiding place in a rural forest to Koch town to get food aid."We heard that there would be no fighting here," she...but fighting has continued.Accompanying deliveries of food aid, The Associated Press visited two towns in Koch County...
Nation and World
Aid arriving in Nepal's remote quake-hit villages

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The first supplies of food aid began reaching remote, earthquake-shattered mountain villages in Nepal on Wednesday, while thousands clamored to board buses...
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Governor asks feds to buy surplus salmon

...Game said the 219 million was a preliminary estimate. The pink harvest wound up at 226 million fish.Bruce Schactler, food aid program coordinator for the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, said there was enough canned product at the end of the...
USDA to buy $13M in Alaska salmon

...meals, said Bruce Schactler, USDA food aid program coordinator for the Alaska...commonly purchase canned salmon for its food aid programs but the product "became expensive, too expensive for the food aid market," Fick said.Schactler said...
New nonfiction to entertain and intrigue

...information and explain where their food comes from (some is grown by the profiled person, most from stores, some from food aid sources). In addition, there are several longer essays about cooking, eating, and food-taboos, and of course...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska salmon be sent as part of Kosovo food aid THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KODIAK - Gov...salmon as a protein source in U.S. food aid packages sent to Kosovo refugees...your staff indicate that USDA's food aid package provided to the Kosovars currently...
Salmon feeds recipients of food aid programs

...salmon, purchased through federal food aid programs, now feeds hungry people...Kodiak fisherman Bruce Schactler, the food aid coordinator for the Alaska Seafood...the world's dominant donor for food aid, the USDA has purchased less food...
'Off the charts': 133k Somalia famine child deaths

NAIROBI, Kenya - A decision by extremist Islamic militants to ban delivery of food aid and a "normalization of crisis" that numbed international donors to unfolding disaster made south-central Somalia the most...
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Street battles in Somali capital amid famine help

...permission allowing aid groups to operate in areas under militant control has denied hundreds of thousands of Somalis access to food aid, he said. Ankunda added that al-Shabab has sent 300 reinforcement fighters to Mogadishu in recent days. Refugees...


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