After burning of trucks, WFP suspends operations in Badakhshan
FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): The World Food Program (WFP) has suspended operation in northeastern Badakhshan province after insurgents torched the agency’s vehicles, an official said on Thursday.
Ahmad Naveed Frotan, the governor’s spokesman, said provincial council members and local elders had talked to WFP official to resume operations. They assured the officials such incidents would not recur.
He said WFP officials had not yet responded to their request. However, he believed the UN agency would respond today or tomorrow.
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