In a series of tweets, US Special Representative to Ukraine, Kurt Volker quoted US Dept State – Assistant Secretary, Wess Mitchell. Confirmed the US President and leadership, are all as one in in their support of Ukraine an in demanding Russia stops its aggression and withdraws its forces from Ukraine. This must be done before any talks can begin on the lifting sanctions.
In addition, US Dept State spokeswoman Heather Nauert, confirmed the US is giving an extra $5 million in “assistance to help Ukraine prevent, mitigate, and respond to cyber attacks, doubling the total since last year to $10 million. The threat from Russia is real. Our commitment to Ukraine is unbending.”