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Lives, livelihoods at risk as Russia attacks Ukrainian ports

Amien Essif
August 15, 2023

Russia's de facto blockade of Ukraine's Black Sea ports has forced Ukraine to use small ports on the Danube River to reroute its grain shipments through EU waters of the Black Sea. But Russia has also begun bombing the river ports. As DW's Amien Essif reports, this is creating formidable challenges for Ukrainian grain exporters.