JRL NEWSWATCH: “Blinken accuses Russia of using food as a weapon in Ukraine” – Reuters

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“U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken accused Russia on Thursday of using food as a weapon in Ukraine by holding ‘hostage’ supplies for not just Ukrainians, but also millions around the world. A [Russian] senior official … rejected the allegations, saying Russians … would not export food while being subject to tough sanctions. Addressing the United Nations Security Council, Blinken appealed to Russia to stop blockading Ukrainian ports. …”

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