| 8 February 2023, Wednesday |

Biden to speak with European leaders to discuss Russia-Ukraine tensions

According to the White House, US President Joe Biden will meet with European leaders on Monday to address the escalating tensions between Russia and Ukraine, especially Russia’s military buildup around Ukraine’s borders.

The White House announced on Monday that Biden will hold a video call with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, European Council President Charles Michel, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Polish President Andrzej Duda, and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

  • Reuters