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UN Says Food Prices Hit New 10-Year Peak in October

UN Says Food Prices Hit New 10-Year Peak in October

From: Axios

The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said Thursday that world food prices reached their highest level since July 2011 in October, rising for a third month in a row.

Why it matters: Costlier food contributes to political discontent around the world, especially in countries where large portions of the population live close to the edge of hunger, writes Axios’ Bryan Walsh.

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