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US State Secretary To Visit Ukraine Amid Russian Invasion Fears

The go to comes after German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock visited Moscow and Kyiv to mediate (File)

Washington:

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will fly Tuesday to Ukraine in a present of help amid fears of a Russian invasion, the State Department stated.

Blinken, who will meet Wednesday in Kyiv with President Volodymyr Zelensky, will “reinforce the United States’ commitment to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity,” State Department spokesman Ned Price stated.

Blinken will even head Thursday to Berlin for four-way talks with Britain, France and Germany on the Ukraine disaster.

The 4 transatlantic powers will talk about “joint efforts to deter further Russian aggression against Ukraine, including allies’ and partners’ readiness to impose massive consequences and severe economic costs on Russia,” Price stated in a press release.

Blinken’s journey “follows extensive diplomacy with our European allies and partners about a united approach to address the threat Russia poses to Ukraine and our joint efforts to encourage it to choose diplomacy and de-escalation in the interests of security and stability,” Price stated.

The go to comes after German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock visited Moscow in addition to Kyiv in an effort to mediate the disaster.

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