Bahrain welcomes Russia-Ukraine deal

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Istanbul, The Gulf Observer: Bahrain has welcomed a landmark deal by Russia and the Ukraine to reopen Ukrainian Black Sea ports for grain exports.

The agreement, signed in the presence of UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

It is an important step that will contribute to providing food security for the affected countries from the war in Ukraine, and covering the shortage of grain and high prices around the world, said the Foreign Affairs Ministry in a statement.