US Vice President Biden in Kiev to show support and warn Russia

April 23, 2014

UKRAINE, Kiev : US Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday accused Russia of "trying to pull Ukraine apart" and pledged Washington's strong support for Kiev's leaders, as a Cold War-style confrontation over the former Soviet republic ratcheted up. Biden was speaking in Kiev amid worrying signs on the ground that diplomacy was failing to calm the crisis. Read the full story here.