South Sudan peace monitors demand rivals to let aid into starvation zones

Tuesday January 12 2016

Elderly women and men in Koch County Unity

Elderly women and men in Koch County Unity State queue to register with United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) officials to receive food supplies, in South Sudan on September 25, 2015. Weeks after UN-backed experts warned that thousands are dying of starvation in South Sudan war zones, aid agencies say they cannot access areas to stave off famine because of "spiralling" violence. AFP PHOTO | WAAKHE SIMON WUDU 

By AFP