Archive for April 13th, 2008

The IMF called for strong action on food prices and on the international financial crises, during a meeting in Washington.

After the recent riots in a number of coutries, like Haiti, the Philippines and Egypt, Dominique Strauss-Kahn (photo), the head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that hundreds of thousands of people will face starvation if foods prices keep rising. He added that the continuing food price inflation could cause conflict. (more…)

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