Russia brands Ukrainian steel plant defenders terrorists (Washington Post)
Washington Post published an article which quoted senior research fellow David Laborde, who said only 6 million tons of grain stuck in Ukraine is wheat, and just half of that is for human consumption. “Monday’s shipload is actually chicken feed. A few ships leaving Ukraine is not going to be a game changer,” he said. The departure of the ship came against a backdrop of continued fighting, especially in southern and eastern Ukraine. Republished in Associated Press, Los Angeles Times, US News & World Report, Detroit News, Daily Nonpareil, KLTV (Texas), KY3 (Missouri).