NJ Spotlight News

Humanitarian crisis worsens in Ukraine, global food crisis

Clip: 03/21/2022 | 4m 2s | Video has closed captioning.

There are increasing concerns that a global food crisis is looming. Ukraine is a major exporter of wheat, corn and barley, which are stuck in the besieged country right now. And fertilizers are unable to export out of Russia and Belarus, all leading to increased food costs, which are contributing to growing hunger and food insecurity globally.

Aired: 03/21/22

Rating: NR

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