Biden says Russia has begun invading Ukraine, announces initial sanctions

By: - February 22, 2022 4:21 pm
President Biden stands next to an American flag

President Joe Biden’s announcement came just moments after he spoke with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. (Anna Moneymaker | Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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