Sunday 22 May 2022 02:22 AM Biden passes the hat for Ukraine on his visit to South Korea and Japan trends now

Sunday 22 May 2022 02:22 AM Biden passes the hat for Ukraine on his visit to South Korea and Japan trends now
Sunday 22 May 2022 02:22 AM Biden passes the hat for Ukraine on his visit to South Korea and Japan trends now

Sunday 22 May 2022 02:22 AM Biden passes the hat for Ukraine on his visit to South Korea and Japan trends now

Biden passes the hat for Ukraine on his visit to South Korea and Japan and tells key Asian allies how important it is to provide aid There aren't 'two theaters' any more, a senior administration official told reporters traveling with the president  He dined with Korean President Yoon Saturday night and heads to Japan Sunday to meet PM Kishida  At each stop Biden 'is going to focus on his concerns about Ukraine and the importance he places in providing assistance to Ukraine' South Korea is a top arms manufacturer but is providing other forms of aid Japan has pledged $600 million in economic aid and has gone along with sanctions  Biden signed a $40 billion U.S. aid package for Ukraine Friday in Seoul 

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President Joe Biden is pitching for allies Japan and South Korea to do more to assist Ukraine as he meets with leaders of both countries on his trip to Asia – pushing for further support as Ukraine suffers defeat in Mariupol following a long Russian siege.

South Korea is one of the world's top arms exporters, and Japan is the world's third largest economy.

Populations and leaders in both countries have rallies around the Ukrainian cause, but Biden is using his trip to try to organize further contributions. 

'I think you could expect that at each stop, the President is going to focus on his concerns about Ukraine and the importance he places in providing assistance to Ukraine,' a senior administration official told DailyMail.com on a press call with reporters on Biden's trip.

President Joe Biden is stressing support for Ukraine at 'each stop' on his trip to Asia. He flies from South Korea to Japan Sunday

President Joe Biden is stressing support for Ukraine at 'each stop' on his trip

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