British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace and his American counterpart Lloyd Austin discussed the Russian-attributed military build-up on the border yesterday with Ukraine. This was reported in the Pentagon's press service.
The press secretary of the department, John Kirby, noted that the ministers during the conversation touched upon topics that “cause concern”, namely, “the build-up of Russian forces on the Ukrainian borders.”/p>
“Austin and Wallace reaffirmed their unwavering support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. Among other things, they pledged to continue close coordination on these issues, “Kirby specified.
Recall that recently Western countries have been claiming a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine. Earlier, the press secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that such information is empty and unfounded.