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U.N. warns of hunger in Homs as Syrian offensive strands 120,000

Reuters A military offensive by Syrian government and allied forces has cut off 120,000 people in the northern Homs governorate since mid-January, worsening hunger and killing patients unable to get to medical care, a U.N. report said on Thursday. With the irregular supply routes used until mid-January now cut off, food items that are still available are now being sold at much higher prices," sai…

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