Blinken discusses Ukrainian issue with Israeli Foreign Minister

Blinken discusses Ukrainian issue with Israeli Foreign Minister

U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken had a telephone conversation with Israeli Foreign Minister Eli Cohen. Officials discussed, in particular, the issue of Russian aggression against Ukraine.

The spokesman of the U.S. State Department Matthew Miller told this, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

"The Secretary and Foreign Minister discussed global issues of mutual concern, including recent developments in Sudan, Russia’s aggression in Ukraine, and cooperation on countering Iranian malign influence," the State Department spokesman said.

The spokesperson also said that the American side reaffirmed its support for Israel's security and called on the Israeli side and the Palestinian authorities to take more steps to stabilize the region.

Read also: US prepares new military aid package for Ukraine - CNN

As Ukrinform reported, last week a delegation of the US Congress, led by House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, visited Israel. During this visit, the issue of support for Ukraine was raised, among other things.

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website and the website of a foreign media outlet. Materials marked as "Advertisement" or with a disclaimer reading "The material has been posted in accordance with Part 3 of Article 9 of the Law of Ukraine "On Advertising" No. 270/96-VR of July 3, 1996 and the Law of Ukraine "On the Media" No. 2849-Х of March 31, 2023 and on the basis of an agreement/invoice.

© 2015-2024 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Extended searchHide extended search
By period: