South Korea offers $8 million in humanitarian aid to North Korea

September 15, 2017 – Fort Russ News – Paul Antonopoulos

Yonhap News Agency reported on Thursday that South Korea’s Ministry of Unification have offered $8 million dollars in humanitarian to North Korea. The money would be delivered via international organisations.

“The government will specify details of the aid and its timeframe after analysis of the situation on the Korean Peninsula,” the agency quoted a ministry spokesman.

The aid comes as North Korea suffered from from dry weather in April that affected agricultural output, particular with rice crops.

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