Threat of a Food Crisis in Afghanistan – is Anyone Listening?


Taliban is going to establish its governing council in Afghanistan but at the same time a much bigger threat is looming ahead. Afghanistan is facing critical food crisis owing to prolonged war, closure of land routes, stoppage of international humanitarian aid and a draught this year which wiped off nearly 40% of its crops. How severe is the crisis and will Afghanistan be able to sustain? Factors which were responsible for this crisis.