- "People are living off nothing," a World Food Programme official says
- Graphic images of what locals say is death and starvation emerge from besieged Syrian town of Madaya
- U.N. says "credible reports" of people dying of starvation; Syrian government had agreed to allow aid convoys into besieged cities
(CNN)Children and skeletal old men drinking soup made from leaves and grass. A kilo of rice costing more than $100. People said to be dying from starvation. The accounts could be of a World War II death camp, but they are not. This is Syria in 2016.