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Costlier commodities could trigger unrest in poor countries and may curtail food aid to refugees.
The U.N. promotes the root vegetable to feed the hungry and spur economic growth.
The United Nations says that cultivation of cannabis, or marijuana, is also on the rise.
Exhausted emotionally and financially, many are still wary of the Iraqi government's promises.
The diplomatic endgame raises tensions with Russia and the prospects for instability in the Balkans.
The Russian bear is back. Given his resentment of America, how scared should we be?
Nations answer the bell for the next global-warming slugfest
The challenges of confronting the Armenian genocide
But Tehran stays defiant, and U.N. diplomacy is falling short.