UAE welcomes extension of grain export agreement between Russia and Ukraine for two more months

The UAE welcomed the extension of the parties to the "Safe Shipment of Grain and Food from Ukrainian Ports" agreement for an additional two months, and appreciated the tireless efforts made by the Republic of Turkey and the United Nations in this regard.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said in a statement that this extension is a positive step that will contribute to alleviating food shortages and enhancing global food security.

The UAE expresses its appreciation to the governments of the Russian Federation and Ukraine for their response to these efforts, expressing the hope that these efforts will contribute to peace between the two countries, stressing the importance of bringing views closer to achieve stability and peace at the regional and international levels.