US Vice President Pence says US will continue to support Ukraine

WION Web Team
Warsaw Published: Sep 01, 2019, 08:43 PM(IST)

Video footage broadcast from the runway soon after the incident showed steady rain falling. Pence could be seen shaking hands and posing for photos with first responders. Photograph:( Getty )

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Pence and Zelenskiy were in Warsaw for commemoration to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War Two.

US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday said Washington will continue to support Ukraine, after meeting Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in Warsaw, reported news agency Reuters.

Washington is a key ally for Kiev, having imposed sanctions on Russia for annexing Crimea in 2014 and backing pro-Moscow separatists in Ukraine's east.

Pence and Zelenskiy were in Warsaw for commemoration to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War Two.

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