The deal between Ukraine and Russia on the export of grain will be concluded in two documents. Each country will sign a separate agreement with the UN and Turkey. Shoigu arrived in Istanbul from the Russian side, and the Minister of Infrastructure from the Ukrainian side
Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Oleksandr Kubrakov and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in Istanbul
Ukraine signed an agreement in Istanbul with Turkey and the UN on the export of grain, reports ” ;Country.ua».
From the Ukrainian side, Minister of Infrastructure Oleksandr Kubrakov flew in to sign the agreement. Earlier, he posted on Twitter a photo from negotiations with UN Secretary General António Guterres.
Russia will sign the same document with Turkey and the UN, for which Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu arrived in Istanbul. While he is negotiating with Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar, the video was published by the Zvezda TV channel.
As Mikhail Podolyak, adviser to the head of the office of the President of Ukraine, said earlier, Kyiv will not sign a grain agreement directly with Moscow. Russian and Ukrainian representatives will conclude it with Turkey and the UN separately. At the same time, transport with wheat will not be accompanied by Russian ships, he pointed out.
The agreement was preceded by negotiations between Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and the UN, they took place last week. The Russian proposals were largely supported, and the parties also agreed to establish a coordination center in Istanbul.
As noted in the Kremlin, the agreement is necessary to overcome the general food crisis. According to presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov, “not critical, <…> but still, it is very important that this grain gets to the world markets, and that the indirect restrictions that apply to our products also allow the market to receive additional volumes of both fertilizers and grain.
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