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January 24th, 2013
02:01 PM ET

Battling the food crisis in Syria

Ongoing violence and shelling - just one of many challenges facing the World Food Programme in Syria.

"Our food trucks have been attacked, we've seen rising number of attacks on trucks in various areas in the country," WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin tells me.

"The reality is we have conversations with everyone - the opposition side and the regime side to ensure that everyone recognizes we are not favoring one community over the other. Our goal is that we get assistance to every community."

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