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Russia’s strike on Ukraine’s Odessa “cast doubts” on grain export deal: US



Ukraine and Russia on Friday signed a deal aimed at relieving the global food crisis. (file)


The United States on Saturday condemned a Russian missile attack on the Ukrainian Black Sea port of Odessa, saying it “casts grave doubts” on Russia’s commitment to unblock grain exports with Ukraine.

“This attack raises serious doubts about the credibility of Russia’s commitment to yesterday’s deal and undermines the work of the United Nations, Turkey and Ukraine to get vital food into world markets,” Foreign Minister Antony Blinken said in a statement. Is.”

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