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Mike Pompeo aims to smooth relations with Kyiv on Ukraine visit

Secretary of state arrives after asking reporter: ‘Do you think Americans care about Ukraine?’The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, will arrive in Kyiv on Thursday amid a bruising Washington impeachment battle and a storm around his alleged remarks to an NPR reporter: “Do you think Americans care about Ukraine?”Pompeo is scheduled to meet President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Friday, as he seeks to put a positive spin on relations between the two countries at a crucial moment in the Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump.In a July 2019 phone call, Trump asked Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, to mount an investigation …read more

Source:: The Guardian



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