US Vice President Biden Supports Ukraine’s last chance for reform

During a busy day in Washington, the Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk received plenty of support from the US Administration, including President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and US Secretary for Commerce Penny Pritzker.
US Vice President Joe Biden Photo Ludo Segers

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