オースティン国防長官が数ヶ月ぶりにロシア国防相と会談, 停戦を促す

The call between Austin and his Russian counterpart is the first since Feb. 18, カービーによると. ロシアがウクライナへの侵攻を開始して以来、これは初めてのことでもあります, これは今も続いています 79 日々.

Secretary Austin urged an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine and emphasized the importance of maintaining lines of communication,” カービーは言った.

Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin testifies before the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense during a hearing for the Fiscal Year 2023 Department of Defense, on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, 五月 11.

Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin testifies before the House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense during a hearing for the Fiscal Year 2023 Department of Defense, on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, 五月 11. (AP/Jose Luis Magana)

FORMER WAGNER GROUP MERCENARY SAYS RUSSIA ILL-PREPARED FOR WAR WITH UKRAINE

Russia’s Ministry of Defense, in a statement about the call, said the two officialsdiscussed topical international security issues, including the situation in Ukraine.

In late March, Kirby told Fox News that the Biden administration has been trying different avenues to reach the Kremlin, but to no avail.

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and Chief of the General Staff of Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov attend a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, ロシア, 2月に. 27.

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and Chief of the General Staff of Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov attend a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, ロシア, 2月に. 27. (Sputnik/Aleksey Nikolskyi/Kremlin via REUTERS)

Then in mid-April, Shoigu – in a meeting with military officials – accused the United States and other Western countries of trying to “遅れ” the course of the war in Ukraine by sending shipments of weapons to Kyiv’s military.

Increasing volumes of foreign arms deliveries clearly demonstrate their intentions to provoke the Kyiv regime to fight to the last Ukrainian,” Shoigu said at the time.

我ら. 国防長官ロイドオースティン, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken pose for a picture during their meeting on April 24 in Kyiv, 彼らが望んでいる最後のことの1つは、西側の側面に強力で強化されたNATOであり、彼がウクライナ内で別の侵略を行った場合、まさにそれが彼らが得ようとしていることです。.

我ら. 国防長官ロイドオースティン, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken pose for a picture during their meeting on April 24 in Kyiv, 彼らが望んでいる最後のことの1つは、西側の側面に強力で強化されたNATOであり、彼がウクライナ内で別の侵略を行った場合、まさにそれが彼らが得ようとしていることです。. (Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP)

The United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defense said Thursday that as the war drags on, Russia’s withdrawal of troops from a Ukrainian region that they encircled at the beginning of the war is proving theirinability to capture key Ukrainian cities.

Fox News’ Liz Friden and Ronn Blitzer contributed to this report.

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