It became known who buys the grain exported from Ukraine by the occupiers

Published Jun 16, 2024

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The occupation authorities in the Kherson region, aided by local collaborators, are stealing wheat and other crops, despite the ongoing conflict and lack of irrigation system. The occupiers are forcing local farmers to sell grain at lower prices and are exporting the stolen grain to countries such as Azerbaijan, Turkey, Syria, Iran, and Crimea, where it is used to purchase sanctioned goods. A total of at least 34,000 tons of grain worth 6.2 million euros has been exported from the Kherson region in 2023.
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In the temporarily occupied part of the Kherson region, Russian invaders with the help of local collaborators continue to steal wheat. This is reported by grivna.ua The occupying authorities brag about this year's harvest, despite hostilities and in the absence of an irrigation system, cynically forgetting to add that Russia brought all these horrors to the territory of the region. Kherson farmers under occupation are forced to sell grain at reduced prices. Volodymyr Saldo, head of the TOT of the Kherson region, said that the agrarians of the region have started harvesting winter and early spring crops — grain, peas, and barley. According to him, the crop was harvested from 7.3 thousand hectares. The Kherson Gauleiter says that farmers have adapted to the lack of irrigation and constant shelling, without mentioning that this situation has developed due to Russia's attack and its military aggression. Ukrainian grain collected by our farmers in the occupied part of the Kherson ...
Source: Agropolit
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