US media had previously reported that the US government was considering possibly sending Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin or Secretary of State Antony Blinken to visit Ukraine. The broadcaster CNN, citing government circles, reported that it was less likely that Biden or his deputy Kamala Harris would travel there themselves.
In recent days, several high-ranking European politicians have visited the Ukrainian capital to send a show of solidarity with Kyiv amid Russia’s war of aggression in Ukraine. Among them were European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
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