Eight ships loaded with agricultural products left Ukrainian ports, the Turkish National Defense Ministry said, Report informs via Anadolu.

According to the ministry, more than 6 million tons of products were exported from Ukraine under the “grain deal”.

An agreement was signed on the safe transportation of grain from the ports of Ukraine on July 22 in Istanbul, with the participation of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and UN Secretary-General António Guterres. The document was signed by representatives of Ukraine, Russia, the UN and Turkiye.