Attorney General Merrick Garland made an unannounced visit to Ukraine, where he reaffirmed the U. S. commitment to assist Ukrainian officials in pursuing war criminals, Fox News Digital confirmed.
On Friday, March 3rd, Garland made the surprise to Lviv, Ukraine at the invitation of the Ukrainian prosecutor general to join President Volodymyr Zelensky at the “United for Justice Conference,” Justice Department officials confirmed. Garland’s trip was not disclosed “for security reasons.”
Garland also made a surprise visit to the country last June, just months after the war began.
Officials added that Garland “held several meetings and reaffirmed our determination to hold Russia accountable for crimes committed in its unjust and unprovoked invasion against its sovereign neighbor.”
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