Melanie Joly, Foreign Minister of Canada, addresses the media during a connection arsenic portion of the gathering of overseas ministers of the G7 Group of starring antiauthoritarian economical powers astatine the Weissenhaus edifice successful Weissenhaeuser Strand, Germany, May 14, 2022. (The Canadian Press/Pool via AP)
Joly says she has held talks with different G7 and European nations astir sending Canada’s ships to ports successful neighbouring Romania to assistance Ukraine get its wheat to markets that trust connected it.
Russia has blockaded Ukraine’s ports, prompting warnings from the World Food Program that processing nations successful Africa and the Middle East that trust connected Ukrainian atom arsenic a staple nutrient whitethorn spell hungry.
Speaking aft meetings with G7 and European allies, arsenic good arsenic a caller sojourn to Ukraine, Joly says getting Ukraine’s wheat retired is simply a priority, on with making definite atom silos are unafraid truthful the adjacent harvest tin beryllium stored.
Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada has told MPs that Russian troops person been raiding Ukrainian wheat stores.
Joly besides says Canada plans to swiftly ratify the introduction of Finland and Sweden to NATO, adding determination is enactment for this successful Parliament.