Pompeo said the threat of famine in North Korea

In North Korea, there is a real risk of the spread of coronavirus and starvation, US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday.

“They also have the risk of coronavirus, and there is a real danger that there will be famine, food shortages in North Korea. We are closely monitoring all this because it could affect our plans, that is, the denuclearization of North Korea in the end,” he said on Fox News.

The World Health Organization declared the outbreak of a new COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic on March 11. According to the latest WHO data, more than 2.9 million cases of the disease have been recorded in the world, and more than 202 thousand people have died.

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