UN Criticizes World Food Program in Somalia!


By Louis Charbonneau New York – As the humanitarian crisis in Somalia deepens, the United Nations is taking steps to stop the diversion of badly needed aid to radical Islamist militants, according to a United Nations report released on Wednesday. In March, a UN committee that monitors compliance with a UN sanctions regime…

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The Independent

As much as half the food aid intended for Somalia’s neediest is landing in the hands of corrupt contractors, Islamic militants and local United Nations workers. That’s according to a report by the United Nations Monitoring Group For Somalia. The report was presented to the UN Security Council on Tuesday but it leaked to the media ahead of time. VOA’s Mariama Diallo reports.

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