South Sudan

S.Sudan oil shutdown to increase food aid dependence-UN

  • Oil revenues make up 98 percent of South Sudan's income

  • U.N. warns of "longer season of hunger" in 2012

By Hereward Holland

PIBOR, South Sudan, Feb 3 (Reuters) - South Sudan's decision to shut down its oil output will make many more people dependent on food aid in one of the world's most undeveloped nations, the United Nations said.

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