US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Met With President Zelensky | nigeria newspaper

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Met With President Zelensky

US Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin Met With President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday. They’re the first senior US officials known to have visited Ukraine since Russia’s invasion on february 24th.

The visit was confirmed by presidential adviser Oleksiy Arestovych in a televised interview on sunday.

President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine planned to urge them to provide more aid in his nation’s battle against Russian invaders, a top Ukrainian official said.

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The U.S. government had been at extraordinary pains to to keep everything about the trip by Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III under wraps until the men were safely out of Ukraine, declining even to confirm that it was taking place.

Oleksiy Arestovych, said on Ukrainian television that the men were there.

“They’re right now in Kyiv, talking to the president,” Mr. Arestovich said. “Maybe something will be decided regarding how they can help.”

 

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