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Food shortages are becoming a major concern across the world. Last week India announced a ban on exporting wheat. That came as a surprise: India is the world’s second largest wheat producer and had said it would fill the supply gap left by major suppliers Russia and Ukraine. The G7 has been pressuring India to reverse its ban. But the southern Asian country says it will continue to supply countries with a food deficit, after it can secure supply for its own population.

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