White House accuses Russia of using grain as a weapon
Solution Moscow suspend participation in the implementation of the grain deal is the use of food as a weapon, said the head of the press service of the White House National Security Council, Adrianne Watson, writes TASS with reference to France-Presse.
As specified in Washington, the measure will have “a direct impact on countries in need and global food prices.” American authorities have accused RF in that it allegedly worsens the situation with the humanitarian crisis and food security.
“Russia is again trying to use military action as a pretext. This directly affects countries in need and world prices, and also exacerbates already severe humanitarian crises and food insecurity, ”the White House reacted to Russia’s decision.
Earlier Moscow officially notified General Secretary UN António Guterres on the suspension of participation in the Black Sea Grain Initiative.