Today, Ukrainians are demanding a government with the consent of the people. And I have to say that we all greatly admire the restraint that the transitional government has shown as it makes this transition. They have shown restraint, despite an invasion of Ukrainian homeland and a Russian Government that has chosen aggression and intimidation as a first resort.
We must uphold human rights at all times and in all that we do. We must work together to enable people everywhere to live free from fear.
All states — whether they are countries of origin, transit, or destination — must protect the human rights of migrants in their territories.
The U.S. condemns the Russian Federation’s invasion and occupation of Ukrainian territory, and its violation of Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity … This action is a threat to the peace and security of Ukraine, and the wider region.
President Obama has made clear that the United States will continue to support the Government of Ukraine, including economically.
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