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“The Black Sea Belongs to Me,” Says Russia

Russia in a new move is blocking Ukraine’s ports of access to the Black Sea.

The Black Sea at dusk. The sky is slate blue with an orange hue from the sun going down. The sun shimmery white across the blue gray of the water along the edge of the medium brown gray sand which has foot prints on it.
Photo by Alexey Fedenkov on Unsplash

To say Russia doesn’t play nice is an understatement. In fact, Russia does not play at all. It went and placed submarines across the Black Sea blocking access to trade and exports. That’s against the Geneva Convention. It mocks the efforts of the United Nations. But, Russia doesn’t care. It has claimed all of the…

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