Ship carrying first Ukraine grain cargo docks in Syria’s Tartous – shipping source

The first ship to depart Ukraine under a deal to resume grain exports from the country two weeks ago docked in the Syrian port city of Tartous on Tuesday, according to a shipping source and satellite data. The Sierra Leone-flagged Razoni set sail from Ukraine’s Odesa port on Aug. 1 under a hard-won grain deal … Read more

Two more grain ships sail from Ukraine, Turkey says

Two more ships, carrying corn and soybeans, departed from Ukrainian Black Sea ports on Monday, Turkey’s defence ministry said, taking the total to ten since the first ship sailed last week after a deal with Russia to unblock Ukrainian grain exports. The United Nations and Turkey brokered the agreement last month after warnings that the … Read more

Russia may reduce its grain export plan this year: Agriculture Ministry

Moscow [Russia], August 5 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian Agriculture Ministry sees risks that the country may not reach its grain harvest goal of 130 million tons this year, and may reduce its export plan, Agriculture Minister Dmitry Patrushev said on Friday. “In total, all this creates risks in terms of achieving the grain harvest of 130 … Read more

WRAPUP 10-Russia accuses U.S. of direct Ukraine war role, grain ship anchors off Turkish coast

Russia on Tuesday accused the United States of direct involvement in the Ukraine war while the first ship carrying Ukrainian grain to world markets since Moscow’s invasion anchored safely off Turkey’s coast after a problem-free journey. Russia said it was responding to comments by Vadym Skibitsky, Ukraine’s deputy head of military intelligence, about the way … Read more

Ukraine war: first grain ship leaves Odesa, but EU should have seen food and energy crises coming

By Anna-Sophie Maass: Lecturer in International Relations and Diplomacy, Lancaster University London, Aug 2 (The Conversation) Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has resulted in four interrelated security crises. The war in Ukraine is a tragedy for human security, but it affects geopolitical security as well as food and energy security. These four crises have been … Read more

Ukrainian grain to pass through Bosphorus on Tuesday under landmark deal

The first ship to depart Odesa under a landmark grains deal will pass through the Bosphorus on Tuesday, carrying Ukrainian grain to Lebanon, Ukraine’s infrastructure minister said. A vessel left the Ukrainian Black Sea port on Monday morning bound for Lebanon under a grain deal struck between Ukraine, Russia, the United Nations and Turkey to … Read more

रूसी हमले में मारा गया यूक्रेन का सबसे बड़ा बिजनेसमैन, Grain Tycoon के नाम से था मशहूर

हाइलाइट्स वडातुर्स्की को हीरो ऑफ़ यूक्रेन अवार्ड भी मिल चूका था रूस-यूक्रेन युद्ध को शुरू हुए पांच महीने बात गए हैं रुसी सेना यूक्रेन पर अब भारी बमबारी कर रही है कीव. यूक्रेन के सबसे धनी व्यवसायी में से एक ओलेक्सी वडातुर्स्की (Oleksiy Vadatursky) अपनी पत्नी के साथ मायकोलाइव (Mykolaiv) शहर में हुई रूसी गोलीबारी … Read more

WRAPUP 14-Russian missiles hit Ukraine port; Kyiv says it is still preparing grain exports

Russian missiles hit Ukraine’s southern port of Odesa on Saturday, the Ukrainian military said, threatening a deal signed just a day earlier to unblock grain exports from Black Sea ports and ease global food shortages caused by the war. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy called the strike blatant “barbarism” showing Moscow could not be trusted to … Read more

WRAPUP 13-Russian missiles hit Ukraine port; Kyiv says it is still preparing grain exports

Russian missiles hit Ukraine’s southern port of Odesa on Saturday, the Ukrainian military said, threatening a deal signed just a day earlier to unblock grain exports from Black Sea ports and ease global food shortages caused by the war. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy called the strike blatant “barbarism” showing Moscow could not be trusted to … Read more

Zelenskiy: Ukraine has around $10 bln worth of grain available for sale

Ukraine has around $10 billion worth of grain available for sale in the wake of a deal signed with Russia to unblock supplies and will also have a chance to sell the current harvest, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Friday. “This is another demonstration that Ukraine can withstand the war,” he said in a … Read more