A delegation led by the Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, Alexander Kubrakov, arrived in Istanbul to hold negotiations for a solution to the grain problem, APA reports ciitng the Telegram page of the Ministry.
Ukrainian side met UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as a part of the visit.
The meeting focused on the UN initiative to remove the blockade of sea ports regarding food exports and ensure the safety of ships. Secretary-General expressed his support for removing the blockade of Ukrainian ports and assured that security is an undeniable priority of the UN. The organization, in turn, will do its best to ensure that this principle is observed by all participants," the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine said.