UN calls for the return of Russian food products to the international market.
He dared the UN Secretary-General to call for an immediate return of Russian food products to the market.
Antonio Guterres, believes it is necessary to immediately return Russian and Ukrainian food products and fertilizers to world markets and keep world trade open.
The UN unveiled the video message of the secretary-general, and it was broadcast on Monday, July 18, at a high-level conference of the General Assembly devoted to food security.
According to the UN Secretary-General, the event’s subject is a reminder of the need to work together to develop a response. “This includes an immediate return to world markets of food products from Ukraine and food products and fertilizers from Russia and maintaining the openness of international trade,” stressed Antonio Guterres.
According to the UN press service, Antonio Guterres discussed with Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelenski on Monday the negotiations on Ukrainian food exports via the Black Sea. “The UN Secretary-General held a meeting with the Ukrainian President today. They discussed the ongoing negotiations to ensure the export of Ukrainian food products via the Black Sea,” the statement said.