WASHINGTON, March 2. /TASS/. The United States will continue its military support to Ukraine, including by supplying weapons to the country, the US Department of Defense said.
US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin had a phone conversation with Ukrainian Defense Minister Alexey Reznikov on Tuesday "to offer his support for the Ukrainian people" amid the ongoing Russian military operation.
"Secretary Austin emphasized that the United States is united with our Allies and partners in our resolve to support Ukraine, including through the continued provision of defensive security assistance. The leaders committed to continuing their close coordination during this war that Russia alone has started," Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said in a statement.