The head of the US State Department, Anthony Blinken, said in a conversation with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba that Washington is most interested in de-escalating tensions on the Russian-Ukrainian border. This was reported by TASS with reference to the head of the press service of the State Department, Ned Price.
“The urgent priority is to support efforts to de-escalate the situation, any further Russian military aggression against Ukraine will receive a prompt, coordinated and decisive response,” the US Secretary of State said.
Blinken added that the United States supports "the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, including economic and financial stability."
Earlier, the State Department said that they were actively working on a diplomatic solution to the security crisis and were ready for new meetings with Russian diplomats.