P108 ORACLE 108 Sun 2 Dec ITV 2000:01   EC URGED TO FEED  STARVING SOVIETS Surplus EC food should be sent to the Soviet Union to avert mass starvation, says Labour's agriculture spokesman. Dr David Clark is asking Agriculture Minister John Gummer to take the lead and respond to President Gorbachev's appeal to the 'jst for food aid. He said hundreds of thousands of tonnes of milk powder, butter and beef were wasting away in EC food mountains. Dr Clark's plea came as Leningrad and two other major Soviet cities started food rationing, with storas across the country gripped by panic buying. OPEN A CORAL TELEPHONE ACCOUNT-CALL F DD SEEPAGES 189/677 Next Story Newsfile Sport TV Guide