Diane Sawyer on Afghanistan: What about Plumpynut?

On Monday Diane Sawyer hosted a special on Afghanistan for ABC News. She posed the question: Are we winning the war? Well, we are certainly losing the war there against hunger and poverty.

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) says there are “7.3 million vulnerable and food-insecure Afghans.” You cannot win the peace in Afghanistan if hunger and malnutrition are so widespread.

Part of Sawyer’s coverage for Afghanistan might as well have started back in December when she hosted a 20/20 special, “Be the Change: Save a Life.” One of the features was about the life-saving food for children, called plumpynut.

Read the full article at Blogcritics Magazine

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