Jill Biden makes a surprise visit to Ukraine

“Jill Biden, the first lady, went on an unannounced trip to western Ukraine on Sunday, the latest sign of support from the United States, which has significantly increased military aid to Ukraine in recent weeks,” the New York Times relationships.

“Dr. Biden met the Ukrainian first lady, Olena Zelenska, at a school in Uzhhorod, a town of 100,000 people a few kilometers from the border with Slovakia. The population of the city has doubled in recent weeks with the arrival of people in escape from fighting in other parts of the country “.

Ms. Biden said, “I wanted to come for Mother’s Day. I thought it was important to show the Ukrainian people that this war must end and that this war was brutal and that the people of the United States are on the side of the Ukrainian people. ”

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