Lithuanian president in Munich: To betray Ukraine would mean to betray ourselves

To betray Ukraine would mean "to betray ourselves", Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė said during a presidential debate at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday.
Dalia Grybauskaitė, Petro Porošenka
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