The world community must help Ukraine unblock seaports, otherwise the energy crisis will be followed by a food crisis that many countries will face.
This was announced by President Volodymyr Zelensky after talks with Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa in Kyiv, the OPU press service reports .
“Russia has blocked almost all ports and all, so to speak, maritime opportunities to export food – our grain, barley, sunflower, etc. Many things,” said the head of state.
According to the President, Russia has so far blocked 22 million tons of food products. The aggressor country is gradually stealing it, exporting it and trying to sell it.
“There will be a crisis in the world. The second crisis after the energy one provoked by Russia. Now it will make a food crisis, if we do not unblock the way for Ukraine, we will not help African countries, European countries, Asian countries that need these foods. “One of the ways is the military. That’s why we are asking our partners to ask about such weapons,” Zelensky added.
For his part, the Prime Minister of Portugal noted that his country has already sent military aid to our country. These are non-lethal and lethal weapons in accordance with Ukraine’s requests. And the provision of such assistance continues. Джерело: https://biz.censor.net/n3342898