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Ship reaches Ukraine to load up with wheat for hungry Africa

Johnson City Press 13 Aug 2022
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A ship docked in a Ukrainian Black Sea port on Friday to begin loading up with wheat for hungry people in Ethiopia ... The ship was expected to take on more than 23,000 metric tons, according to Ukraine's Infrastructure Ministry — still only a tiny portion of the 20 million tons of grain languishing now in Ukraine.
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2 more grain ships have departed from Ukraine, Turkey says

Egypt Independent 12 Aug 2022
Two more cargo ships carrying more than 63,000 metric tons of grain departed from Ukraine on Friday, according to Turkey’s Defense Ministry ... ship Brave Commander to load more than 23,000 metric tons of grain for export to Ethiopia.
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UN urges demilitarization at nuclear plant; first wheat ship sets sail

The Keene Sentinel 12 Aug 2022
... and a ship will carry Ukrainian grain to hunger-hit countries in the Horn of Africa ... Two more ships left Black Sea ports Friday under the deal, one of them carrying 3,000 metric tons of wheat, according to the Defense Ministry in Turkey, which helped broker the deal with U.N.
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Grain ship to dock in Ukraine, leave for Africa

Seattle PI 12 Aug 2022
grain transport ship could soon be leaving Ukraine for Africa while more Russian shelling struck the east of the country ... He said the ship would load in a ... The ship, Brave Commander, would take more than 23,000 metric tons (27,500 short tons) of grain and export it to Ethiopia.
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Ship heads to Ukraine to get grain for food-starved Africa

Times Free Press 12 Aug 2022
In the afternoon, MarineTraffic, a tracking website, showed the ship headed toward southern Ukraine. The ship named the Brave Commander was expected to carry take more than 23,000 metric tons, according to Ukraine's Infrastructure Ministry — only a tiny portion of the 20 million tons of grain languishing now in Ukraine.
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Can Israel make the ceasefire last - and what does it have to do with ...

The Jerusalem Post 12 Aug 2022
As Israelis know all too well, when the country goes to war, it also comes together ... It was the first time Netanyahu had met with a prime minister since he was removed from office last summer ... Prime Minister Lapid's tight ship. BY ALMOST every metric, the three-day operation called Breaking Dawn was a success ... This time, Lapid ran a tight ship ... .
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Key center expects `big uptick' in Ukraine grain shipments

Yahoo Daily News 11 Aug 2022
Coast Guard rear admiral and judge advocate who is leading the U.N.’s efforts at the center to get grain shipped from three Ukrainian ports ... Ukraine’s Infrastructure Ministry published video footage Wednesday showing the Osprey S ship arriving at the port of Chornomorsk to be loaded with 30,000 metric tons of grain.
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Key center expects `big uptick’ in Ukraine grain shipments

Wtop 11 Aug 2022
Coast Guard rear admiral and judge advocate who is leading the U.N.’s efforts at the center to get grain shipped from three Ukrainian ports ... Ukraine’s Infrastructure Ministry published video footage Wednesday showing the Osprey S ship arriving at the port of Chornomorsk to be loaded with 30,000 metric tons of grain.
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UN: Ukraine Exports Off to Good Start as they Look to Increase Ships

The Maritime Executive 11 Aug 2022
In just over a week, the UN reports that a total of 14 ships have been authorized for travel on the corridor with 12 outbound carrying more than 375,00 metric tons with the volumes expected to increase ... They established a 10-mile protected route for the ships to follow into and out of Ukraine with guarantees for the safety of the vessels.
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Ukrainian grain going anywhere but Africa media

Beijing News 11 Aug 2022
Ships using the new ?grain corridor? are headed for Turkey, Europe and China, despite Kiev's claims, according to the NYT ... The first ship to ... The first ship to leave Ukraine under the "grain corridor" arrangement carried 26,000 metric tons of chicken feed, destined for Lebanon.
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Moscow claims Western hypocrisy over Ukrainian grain

Russia Today 11 Aug 2022
Not a single ship with Ukrainian grain has reached starving African or Asian countries, the Russian foreign ministry said ... The foreign ministry spokesman also touched on the situation with the Sierra Leone-flagged freighter Razoni, which sailed out of Odessa on August 1 carrying 26,000 metric tons of chicken feed destined for Lebanon.
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12 vessels authorized to depart Ukrainian ports for grain export

Manila Bulletin 11 Aug 2022
These ships contain “over 370,000 metric tons of grain and other food stocks,” Frederick Kenney, interim coordinator for the UN at the Joint Coordination Center for the Black Sea Initiative, told a regular press briefing held at ...
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12 vessels authorized to depart Ukrainian ports for grain export: UN official

Xinhua 11 Aug 2022
These ships contain "over 370,000 metric tons of grain and other food stocks," Frederick Kenney, interim coordinator for the UN at the Joint Coordination Center for the Black Sea Initiative, told a regular press briefing held ...
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Ukraine grain export deal off to ‘a very good start’ – UN interim Coordinator

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 11 Aug 2022
... contain “over 370,000 metric tons of grain and other food stocks”.
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'There is nothing left in the pipes': Scores of French villages are now relying on ...

The Daily Mail 11 Aug 2022
... that rely on deliveries by ship and making an economic slowdown ever more likely ... Due to the lack of water, ships bringing salt down the Rhine River from Heilbronn to Cologne that would normally carry 2,200 metric tons of cargo are only able to transport about 600 tons, he said.

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