Secretary of State Blinken and President of the Council of Europe Michel reaffirmed US and EU support for Ukraine's sovereignty .
US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken held talks with European Council President Charles Michel following the Biden-Putin online summit . During the conversation, they agreed on decisive measures in the event of a Russian invasion of Ukraine.
This was reported by the press service of the US State Department.
As noted on the website of the diplomatic service , Secretary of State Blinken and President Michelle reaffirmed US and European Union support for Ukraine's sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity.
“They expressed concern about Russia's military buildup around Ukraine and stressed the need for de-escalation Russia and the return to diplomacy, including the full implementation of the Minsk Agreements, which are the best means of resolving the conflict in Donbass, “the message says.
As a reminder, in , the President's offices said that < strong> support and direct negotiations with the Russian Federation and negotiations in the Normandy format or with the participation of Turkey.