The United States sent Marines to Ukraine
U.S. Marines arrived in Ukraine to reinforce the protection of Embassy of the USA, the press Secretary of the Department of state Jen Psaki informed.
Psaki reported about US support of the idea of negotiations between Kyiv with the IMF. Of course, for this, the press Secretary stated of the need to assess the economic situation of Ukraine.
Today assessment of the economic situation in Ukraine was discussed by the new Cabinet of Ministers. It appeared that the cumulative foreign debt of Ukraine was not that small — $ 140 billion.
Earlier to know state of the Ukrainian economy, Vice State Secretary William J. Burns had arrived in Kiev,. He’d held a number of meetings with Ukrainian politicians, including the acting President Alexander Turchinov.