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In the DPRK, reported a severe drought in recent years. This message reports the Central cable Agency of Korea (KCNA).
The average rate of precipitation in may throughout the country is fixed at two millimeters. If this trend, this month will be the driest in the history of meteorological observations.
In the first five months of the year 2019 in the country fell on average 54.4 mm of rainfall, which was the lowest level since 1982.
It is reported that the authorities were working to ensure water for agricultural enterprises to minimize the damage from drought.
In early may, the United Nations (UN) warned that about 10 million people in the DPRK may suffer from lack of food. According to them, the country may not have enough food until the next harvest.
In February it was reported that 40 percent of North Koreans are faced with the problem of lack of food.
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