EU High Representative for Foreign Relations and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, shared on his social media account, “The EU calls on Russia to reverse its decision.”
The European Union (EU) urged Russia to abandon its decision to withdraw from the Black Sea Grain Initiative agreement.
EU High Representative for Foreign Relations and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, shared on his social media account about Russia’s decision to suspend the agreement allowing grain shipments from Ukraine.
Pointing out that the decision to suspend Russia’s participation in the Black Sea agreement puts the main export route of grain and fertilizers needed against the global food crisis caused by the war at risk, Borrell said, “The EU calls on Russia to reverse its decision.”
Russia suspended the agreement due to attacks on its fleets in the Black Sea
The Russian Ministry of Defense reported yesterday that Ukraine carried out an attack on Russian war and civilian ships in the annexed city of Sevastopol in Crimea.
In the statement, it was stated that many unmanned aerial vehicles were used in the attack and all of them were destroyed, and it was noted that the attacked Black Sea Navy ships were involved in the process of ensuring the security of the corridor created within the scope of the grain agreement.
In the statement of the ministry, it was stated that “Kiev, with the participation of British experts, carried out a terrorist act against the ships of the Black Sea Fleet and civilian ships involved in securing the grain corridor”.
“Considering the terrorist act, the Russian side suspended its participation in the implementation of agreements on the exit of agricultural products from Ukrainian ports,” the statement said. expressions were used.