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In Syria, Food Is ‘Most Deadly Weapon of War’

Food has become “the most deadly weapon of war” in Syria, according to a leading Catholic charity’s Middle East expert, who charged that both government and rebel forces are blocking humanitarian aid to force entire communities—already on the brink of starvation—to submit to their rule. He added that rebels have confiscated humanitarian aid, selling it to the highest bidder to generate funds. …

In Syria, Food Is ‘Most Deadly Weapon of War’