Afghan Voice Agency(AVA)_Monitoring, A spokesman for WFP Afghanistan, Wahidullah Amani, said that the organization will provide a total of 80,000 metric tons of wheat to the people of Afghanistan.
“WFP will receive 80,000 metric tons of wheat from Ukraine. The wheat will be transfered to Turkey via the Black Sea. It will be ground into flour there and will be brought to Afghanistan,” he said.
Afghanistan has recently been hit with a dire humanitarian crisis, with more than half of the country’s population facing food insecurity, according to the humanitarian organizations’ statistics.
Recently the US announced a humanitarian package of $327 million.