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Global finance meeting focuses on war-driven food insecurity

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A combine harvests wheat, near Pullman, Wash. Preventing food insecurity globally amid skyrocketing prices driven by the war in Ukraine will be the main topic at the IMF and World Bank Spring Meetings.

Russia and Ukraine produce roughly 14% of the world’s wheat supply, according to the United Nations, and the war has resulted in soaring food prices and fears about food security globally.

(Image credit: Ted S. Warren/AP)

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