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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Czech Foreign Minister Lipavsky
March 9, 2022

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Czech Foreign Minister Jan Lipavsky.  The Secretary and Foreign Minister Lipavsky discussed Russia’s premeditated, unprovoked, and unjustified invasion of Ukraine.  The Secretary emphasized the United States stands with all NATO Allies and also thanked Foreign Minister Lipavsky for the Czech Republic’s military assistance to Ukraine and their commitment to provide protection for those seeking refuge from Russia’s aggression in Ukraine