Biden promises US support against 'Russian aggression' in meeting with Ukraine's Zelensky
13:24, Thursday, 02 September, 2021
Pesident Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky met at the White House on Wednesday as Ukraine pushes for increased military aid in its war with Russia as well as entry into NATO. As the two leaders sat down together for their meeting in the Oval Office, Biden reaffirmed that the U.S. continued to be "firmly committed to Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity and our support for Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic aspiration." In a joint statement following their meeting, the two leaders laid out shared goals on a number of issues including democracy and human rights, climate change and defense against Russian aggression.