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North Korea floods: Death toll raised, WFP sends food aid

Date Published: 
08/06/2012
Summary: 

The floods that hit parts of North Korea in recent weeks have killed 169 people and left 400 missing, the state news agency says, sharply revising earlier casualty figures. (..) The UN's World Food Programme (WFP) says it is sending emergency food aid to North Korea after it asked for aid.