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Vice President Biden Travels To Ukraine05:31

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Following peace talks in Geneva last week, Vice President Joe Biden is in Ukraine today to meet with the Ukrainian government and show them support as tensions with Russia rise.

His visit is an attempt to deescalate tensions as violence continues.

NPR’s Eleanor Beardsley joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson from Ukraine to discuss the vice president’s visit and her observations on the road.


This segment aired on April 21, 2014.

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