Tag: Black Sea’

Africa’s food security: Nigeria, Egypt impacted by rising agri-commodities, fertilizer prices

September 26, 2023

The Russian invasion of Ukraine and Moscow’s withdrawal in July from the Black Sea Grain Initiative has driven up global food and commodity prices, severely ... Read More

Russia-Africa summit: Putin seeks to extend influence, but many African leaders stay away

July 27, 2023

Only 16 African heads of state have arrived in St. Petersburg to attend the second Russia-Africa Summit — fewer than half of the 43 who ... Read More

Russia-Africa summit: by halting grain deal, Putin risks alienating its African partners

July 24, 2023

When African leaders meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg in late July for a summit, their discussions will likely be overshadowed by ... Read More

UN-chartered food aid cargo ship readies to sail from Ukraine to Ethiopia

August 16, 2022

The United Nations-chartered ship Brave Commander will shortly set sail from Ukraine bound for Africa after it finishes loading more than 23,000 metric tonnes of ... Read More

Morocco to take part at Sea Breeze 2021 naval exercises in Black Sea

June 24, 2021

The Moroccan navy will participate for the first time in the Sea Breeze 2021 naval exercise to be co-hosted by the US and Ukraine in ... Read More

Japan to build Turkey’s 2nd nuclear power plant

May 7, 2013

Japan will build Turkey’s second nuclear power plant to be located in the Sinop province, northern Turkey, on the Black Sea. The contract worth $22 ... Read More

Turkey: Assessing the Black Sea’s hydrocarbon potential

September 8, 2012

During a news conference at the Turkish capital, the Chief Executive of Shell announced that oil exploration and production possibilities are being analyzed in the ... Read More