'Empty bellies fuel unrest': UN chief's climate warning

By Edith M Lederer
Updated February 14 2024 - 5:19pm, first published 5:12pm
Climate change is contributing to food insecurity and to conflict, the UN Security Council was told. (EPA PHOTO)
Climate change is contributing to food insecurity and to conflict, the UN Security Council was told. (EPA PHOTO)

The United Nations chief has warned climate chaos and food crises are increasing threats to global peace, saying disasters imperil food production and "empty bellies fuel unrest".

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