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Around 3.7 mln tonnes of food left Ukraine ports under grain deal – ministry

Wheat grain is seen on the MV Brave Commander vessel from Yuzhny Port in Ukraine to the drought-stricken Horn of Africa as it docks at port of Djibouti in Djibouti August 30, 2022. Hugh Rutherford/World Food Programme/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Sept 18 (Reuters) – A […]

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UN trying to get Russian ammonia to world through Ukraine

A truck is seen at a grain terminal during barley harvesting in Odesa region, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, Ukraine June 23, 2022. REUTERS/Igor Tkachenko/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/UNITED NATIONS, Sept 13 (Reuters) – The United Nations is trying to broker a resumption of Russian ammonia exports […]

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Ukraine sailor permits seen crucial for grain exports, global shipping

A combine harvests wheat in a field near the village of Zghurivka, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in Kyiv region, Ukraine August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Viacheslav Musiienko/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s decision to allow its seafarers to leave the country despite wartime restrictions will […]

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Israel to ban Boeing 747s, other 4-engine planes amid environmental concerns

A Boeing 747-400 aircraft takes off from a runway at Moscow’s Vnukovo airport, Russia, October 2, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JERUSALEM, Sept 4 – Israel will ban Boeing 747 and similar aircraft with four engines as of March 31, 2023 to reduce noise and air pollution, […]

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Ukraine-bound grain ship’s engine fails in Bosphorus, second incident this week

Lady Zehma, a cargo ship carrying corn from Ukraine, is seen grounded and anchored after a rudder failure in the Bosphorus in Istanbul, Turkey September 1, 2022. REUTERS/Yoruk Isik Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISTANBUL, Sept 3 (Reuters) – A cargo ship bound for Ukraine to pick up grains under a […]

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Ukraine restores Moldova rail link, could carry 10 mln tonnes a year

Freight train wagons are seen in the Black sea port of Odessa, Ukraine, November 4, 2016. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 22 (Reuters) – Ukraine has restored a rail link to neighbouring Moldova after a 23-year hiatus and the connection could carry 10 million tonnes of freight a […]

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Russian missiles rain on Ukraine as war nears half-year mark

Russia could do something ‘particularly ugly,’ says Ukraine Ukraine independence day marks six months since invasion Missiles strike Ukraine’s Odesa region Fresh shelling reported near Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant Russian nationalist’s daughter killed in suspected car bomb Aug 21 (Reuters) – Artillery shells rained down on a city near Europe’s biggest nuclear plant and Russian missiles […]

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U.N. chief seeks ‘spirit of compromise’ over Ukraine grain initiative

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks to the media during a visit to the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Lviv, Ukraine August 18, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LVIV, Ukraine, Aug 18 (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged Russia […]

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Russia replaces Black Sea fleet chief after Crimea setbacks

Removal of fleet head would be highest-profile sacking of war Ammunition store explodes in latest Crimea blasts Zelenskiy says explosions save Ukrainian lives Russia says ‘neutralises’ Islamist cell in Crimea KYIV/LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) – Russia has replaced the commander of its Crimea-based Black Sea Fleet, a state news agency reported on Wednesday, after a […]

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First post-blockade food aid ship leaves Ukraine for Africa

Ship left Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi -Eikon data Bound for Djibouti, grain for Ethiopia Five ships left Ukraine on Tuesday -Turkish ministry Thirty ships apply to go to Ukraine in next two weeks -minister KYIV/ISTANBUL, Aug 16 (Reuters) – The ship Brave Commander has left the Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi, carrying the first cargo of […]