US President Joe Biden said Russia should pay for the ongoing attack on Ukraine. Hours before his speech, Biden held a phone call of more than 30 minutes with President Volodymyr Zelensky to discuss further US assistance in arming Ukraine.
President Putin thought he could roll into Ukraine — and turn the world around. Instead, he encountered a wall of strength he could never have imagined. He met the Ukrainian people
The US Department of Justice is setting up a special task force to investigate the crimes committed by Russian oligarchs. We are working with our European allies to find and seize their yachts, their luxury apartments and their private jets. We come for their ill-gotten gains.
Together with our allies, we support the Ukrainians in their fight for freedom. Military aid. Economic aid. Humanitarian help. And we will continue to help the Ukrainian people defend their country and help alleviate their suffering.
When the history of this era is written, Putin’s war against Ukraine will have made Russia weaker and the rest of the world stronger.
We refuted the Russians’ lies with the truth. We’re making Putin’s $630 billion war fund worthless. We are closing US airspace to all Russian flights.