EU to help break blockade on Ukraine's Odesa to free up grain exports

Written on 05/13/2022

The European Commission said Thursday it would help Ukraine break the Russian blockade on the port city of Odesa, where thousands of tonnes of grain destined for the global market remains trapped. UN and EU officials have warned that Russia's continuing siege of the southern port risks causing a global food crisis.

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