Russia, United States, Crimea discussed on KDWN Programming

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November thirty four minutes past the hour US ambassador. Nikki Haley is calling on Russia to stop aggression against Ukraine in the Black Sea near Crimea. She made the comments Monday at an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security council. This after Russian ships fired on and seized three. Ukrainian navy ships Sunday impeding Ukraine's lawful transit through the Kurt straight is a politician under international law. It is an arrogant act that the international community must condemn and will never accept in may the United States condemned. Russia's construction and opening of the Kurt straight bridge between Russia and occupied Crimea in August. The United States condemned. Russia's harassment of international shipping in the sea of us and the curse straight here. Nited states will continue to stand with. The people of Ukraine against the Russian aggression. It is our expectation that our European partners will lead this effort through the Normandy for format, which we support we call on Russia to respect its international obligations and not obstruct or harass Ukraine's transit in the Kerch strait and to de-escalate the tensions. It has created as President Trump said many times, the United States would welcome a normal relationship with Russia, but outlaw actions like this one continue to make that impossible the United States will maintain its Crimea related sanctions against Russia further Russian escalation of this kind will only make matters worse. It will further undermine Russia's standing in the world it will further sour Russia's relations with the US and many other countries it will further increase tensions with Ukraine in the name of international peace and security. Russia must immediate. Cease it's unlawful conduct and respect the navigational rights and freedoms of all state of the incident sharply escalated tensions that have been growing between the two since Moscow annexed Crimea in two thousand fourteen President Trump meanwhile, set to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of this week's g twenty summit in Argentina, President Trump says his administration's exerting pressure on General Motors in response to its decision to cut up to fourteen thousand workers in North American possibly shut her up to five plants, including one in Ohio that makes the Chevy Cruz of the president said he's been very tough on GM chief executive officer, Mary Barra. Well,.

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