Kerry Warns Russia Over Ties to Separatists in Ukraine

Saturday, 14 Jun 2014 01:53 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday warned Russia that the United States and its G7 partners would "raise the costs" Moscow could face unless it curbed weapons flowing into Ukraine and cut ties with pro-Russia separatists.

Kerry "underscored the commitment of the United States and G7 partners to raise the costs for Russia if it does not end the flow of weapons across the border and break with separatists," a senior State Department official said of Kerry's call on Saturday with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk.

Kerry also expressed condolences for the deaths of 49 servicemen who were killed when pro-Russian separatists shot down an army transport plane in east Ukraine on Saturday. (

© 2014 Thomson/Reuters. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Pope to Urge Europe to Tackle Racism, Religious Intolerance

Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 12:29 PM

Pope Francis is expected to take Europe to task over racial and religious intolerance during a visit to the European par . . .

Rick Santorum: Obama's Order 'Opens Pandora's Box' For Future Presidents

Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 12:27 PM

President Barack Obama opened Pandora's box for every president in the future with his executive order on immigration, . . .

Diplomats: Iran Atomic Talks Move Toward Extension

Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 12:23 PM

The U.S. and five other nations trying to negotiate a nuclear deal with Iran are turning away from attempting to reach a . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved