Biden Expresses 'grave Concern' Over Ukraine Violence

wochit politics
February 18, 2014 AT 9:44 PM
With deadly protests spreading in the Ukraine, Vice President Biden called Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych to express "grave concern" about the violence, according to the White House. The Vice President further underscored the urgency of immediate dialogue with opposition leaders to address protesters' legitimate grievances and to put forward serious proposals for political reform. The White House said it is committed to supporting efforts to promote a peaceful resolution to the crisis that reflects the will and aspirations of the Ukrainian people.