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War in Ukraine - Economy
8/18/2022 2:58:51 PM
Kyiv said Thursday that a 25th cargo ship carrying grain had departed Ukraine under a deal with Russia brokered by Turkey and the UN to unblock the country's blockaded ports.

World - International
8/7/2022 11:52:50 AM
China's live-fire drills around Taiwan -- which saw vessels encircle the democratically ruled island -- have offered an unprecedented insight into how Beijing may conduct a military campaign against its neighbour.

World - International
8/7/2022 11:41:32 AM
China's largest-ever military exercises surrounding Taiwan were drawing to a close on Sunday following a controversial visit last week to the self-ruled island by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/4/2022 9:22:56 PM
Three more ships filled with grain will sail from Ukraine on Friday under a UN-backed deal lifting Russia's blockade of the Black Sea, Turkey's defence minister said.

War in Ukraine - Economy
8/2/2022 10:38:42 AM
The first shipment of Ukrainian grain to leave Odessa under a landmark deal to lift Moscow's naval blockade in the Black Sea is expected in Istanbul "after midnight" on Tuesday, the Turkish defence ministry said.

World - Region
7/31/2022 10:52:46 PM
Libya's oil production has returned to the volume recorded before a months-long blockade that paralyzed the economy, official sources said on Sunday.

War in Ukraine - Economy
7/25/2022 5:08:17 PM
Ukraine said Monday it expects to export its first grain shipments under an UN-backed deal to lift Russia's blockade "this week", days after missile strikes by the Kremlin threw the accord into doubt.

War in Ukraine - Military
7/18/2022 2:35:15 PM
Russian shelling in battle-scarred east Ukraine on Monday left six dead, Kyiv said, as the country was reeling from President Volodymyr Zelensky's decision to sack two senior law enforcement officials.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
7/18/2022 2:34:30 PM
Russia's blockade of Ukrainian ports threatens grain supplies to tens of thousands of people vulnerable to starvation and must end, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell warned Monday.

World - Region
6/29/2022 10:30:13 PM
The United States' ambassador to Libya warned rival actors Wednesday against using the country's oil wealth as a political "weapon", amid an internal blockade that has slashed output since April.

World - Africa
6/21/2022 9:36:46 PM
The European Union says Ethiopia's government must reconnect its northern Tigray region to the world as a yearlong partial blockade has left food aid for almost 1 million hungry people stuck in warehouses without the fuel to deliver it.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/13/2022 11:45:10 AM
Nadiia Ivanova should have been harvesting her crop soon. But so far on her farm in southern Ukraine, she has only managed to collect bombshells.

War in Ukraine - Economy
6/8/2022 12:41:37 PM
Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio warned Wednesday that millions of people could die of hunger unless Russia unblocked Ukraine's ports, as he hosted talks among Mediterranean ministers on the food crisis.

World - International
6/5/2022 11:32:25 AM
Five European Union nations on the Mediterranean who fear possible waves of refugees driven by hunger out of Africa called Saturday for an end to the EU's ``voluntary'' solidarity on migrants and a better way to redistribute the burden of caring for them.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
5/31/2022 6:07:28 PM
French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that he and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz had urged Vladimir Putin to end Russia's blockade of the Ukrainian port of Odessa under the terms of a UN resolution.

World - Region
5/28/2022 9:18:58 PM
Yemen's warring parties failed to reach agreement on Saturday to lift a blockade by Houthi rebels of the country's third largest city, the United Nations said, after three days of talks in the Jordanian capital.

War in Ukraine - Economy
5/12/2022 4:40:06 PM
The European Commission proposed helping Ukraine export its wheat and other grains by rail, road and river to get around a Russian blockade of Black Sea ports, which is preventing those critical supplies from reaching parts of the world at risk of food insecurity.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/30/2022 2:16:24 PM
A ship loaded with 70,000 tonnes of Ukrainian corn leaves a Romanian Black Sea port, allowing Kyiv to dodge a Russian blockade of its key grain exports.

World - Region
4/3/2022 11:21:17 PM
A tanker carrying badly needed fuel arrived in Yemen's blockaded port of Hodeida on Sunday, as a ceasefire meant to stop the fighting in the war-torn country for two months entered its first full day.

War in Ukraine - Military
3/28/2022 7:03:56 PM
Russian forces have made no significant progress in the past 24 hours amid continuing supply problems and aggressive resistance from Ukrainian fighters, UK.defense officials say.

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