Nearly one million people in northern Mozambique, where hundreds of thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes, are facing extreme hunger. because of the action of jihadists, as announced today by the World Food Program.
“As the security situation continues to deteriorate, More than 950,000 people in northern Mozambique are currently facing extreme hungerSaid during the press conference in Geneva a representative of this UN service, Thomson Firi, as broadcast by AMPE.
Armed jihadists linked to the Islamic State organization have stepped up their attacks in the northern province last year. Mozambique, Campo Delgado, killing villagers, fighting against military forces and occupying cities.