First shipment of Ukrainian grain leaves port of Odessa

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A ship carrying grain has left the Ukrainian port of Odessa for the first time since the start of the war, broadcasters CNN Türk reported on Monday citing the Turkish Defence Ministry. Following an agreement to end the grain blockade, the cargo ship Razoni, loaded with maize and sailing under the flag of Sierra Leone, left the Ukrainian port for Lebanon. Ukraine and Russia have signed a deal along with the UN and Turkey to export the grain from three Ukrainian Black Sea ports. Both countries were key suppliers of foodstuffs around the world before Russia launched its invasion in February. In t…

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