Ireland Ukraine: The Double Relaxation Visit of Antony Blinken
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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken was Thursday, May 6 in Kiev. This was the first official visit to Ukraine from a senior official of the Biden administration since the military stroke with Russia a month ago at the borders of Ukraine. The Head of American Diplomacy recalled the unwavering support from the United States to Ukraine, while Kiev and Washington believe that Moscow only recalled 3500 soldiers to the barracks, and that tens of thousands of Russian soldiers remain at doors Ukraine. But the visit of Antony Blinken, a relative of Joe Biden, had another agenda, a little less official, repair the relationship between Ukraine and the United States, heavily degraded during the presidency of Donald Trump
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With our correspondent in Kiev, Stéphane Siohan
"America offers unwavering support for Ukraine," it is one of the sentestatically hammered sentences by US officials when they address Kiev., the two presidents had a telephone interview; The opportunity for Joe Biden to recall the unwavering American support "to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine". But to look closer, American support is conditioned on very important issues, which affects the management of Ukrainian public enterprises or anti-corruption control.
Thus, the Delegation of Antony Blinken worried himself strongly that the Ukrainian government has landed in recent days Andriy Kobolyev, the director of Naftogaz, the state monopoly of gas in Ukraine. A source area of corruption and destabilization.
in London, a G7 to cope with global threats
© Jonathan Buckmaster, AP The British Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Dominic Raab, at the center left, with the US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, at Center on the right, as part of the G7 in London, Monday, May 3, 2021. The Foreign Ministers of the G7 are found on Tuesday in London for their first meeting in person for more than two years, in order to work on Joint responses to global threats. Take steps to protect democracies.
In the opinion of all, the men of President Biden came to Kiev on a mission: they seek to bring the men, both Ukrainian and Americans, who tried to torped up Joe Biden's candidacy.
At the time, several people near, including his number 2, Andriy Yermak, seemed to have bet on Donald Trump, and seemed to encourage investigations of the
Now the wheel turned, the Ukrainian president wants to attract the good graces of the new administration in Washington who wished to court the Ukrainian and Russian networks of Trump's hand man Rudy Giuliani.
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A man in particular is in the viewfinder, an oligarch of the gas sector,, exiled in Austria, suspected of Being the missing link between the Trump camp and the first circles of the Kremlin.
Gaza-Blinken met with homologues of the Gulf .
Israel-Palestinians / USA (Photo): Gaza-Blinken spoke with counterparts from Gulf Cairo, 17 May (Reuters) - Secretary of US State Antony Blinken discussed clashes in Israel, West Bank and Gaza with Qatari Ministers, Saudi and Egyptian Foreign Affairs, reported Sunday the US State Department.