Turkey says Russia denies any attack on Odessa port

Russian authorities ‘considering the problem really carefully’, states Turkish support priest

Moscow has actually refuted executing any kind of assault on the Ukrainian port of Odessa, the Turkish support priest stated Saturday, a day after Moscow and also Kyiv penciled an offer to return to grain exports.

” The Russians informed us that they had definitely nothing to do with this assault and also they were considering the problem really carefully,” Hulusi Akar stated, yet Russia has yet to formally comment.

Russia and also Ukraine authorized contracts in Istanbul on Friday agented by Turkish Head of state Recep Tayyip Erdogan and also UN principal Antonio Guterres.

Yet Akar additionally stated the occurrence “actually makes us worried” in remarks to state information company Anadolu.

” We will certainly remain to satisfy our obligations under the arrangement we got to the other day,” he included.

Approximately 25 million tonnes of wheat and also various other grain have actually been obstructed in Ukrainian ports by Russian battleships and also landmines Kyiv has actually laid to avoid a been afraid aquatic attack.

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