UN Agency Helps Organize Food Airdrops Over Afghanistan

“Responding to poor road conditions and heavy snow in Afghanistan, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is organizing relief airdrops over two remote areas in the centre of the country.

Coalition forces aircraft dropped 40 tons of food provided by WFP over Tulak and Saghar districts in the central Ghor province. WFP’s partner, Samander Development Programme, is working with local authorities and community leaders to distribute the food to 7,600 people there.” Full Story