MOSCOW (AP)--The U.S. has agreed on two new food aid programs for Russia, a US Embassy official said Feb. 2.

Under the programs, worked out during Secretary of State Madeleine Albright's three-day visit to Moscow, the U.S. Department of Agriculture will ship up to 20,000 tons of corn, alfalfa, spring oat and vegetable seeds, as well as up to 200,000 tons of humanitarian food aid to Russia.

The humanitarian aid will be distributed by eight non-governmental organizations, which will also help assess Russians' needs.

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