Senators: We Should Not Wait To Help Ukraine

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April 20, 2014 AT 7:06 AM
Following Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk exclusive interview with NBC News' David Gregory on Meet The Press Sunday , U.S. senators said America should not wait for Russia to make more threats before sending more security aid. Senator Bob Corker, R -Tenn said, c"ertainly we should beef up our security relationships with Ukraine. The administration's reluctance to place sanctions on Russia indicates to Putin that he can do what he'd like in Ukraine as long as it doesn't embarrass the West", Corker said. The interim prime minister said Ukraine needs financial support in order to modernize Ukrainian military to defend the country against Putin's plans of reunifying the Soviet Union.