“The United States continues to condemn and call for an immediate objective to the Russian occupation of Crimea, ” told Nikki Haley, President Donald Trump's envoy to the world body. “Crimea is a part of Ukraine. Our Crimea-related sanctions will remain in place until Russia returns control over the peninsula to Ukraine.”
Haley was speaking at an emergency UN meeting about a sudden upsurge in violence in eastern Ukraine
, where Russian-backed separatists have been fighting the Ukrainian army. Her remarks were notable for the stark difference between her rhetoric and Trump's.
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