White House Daily Briefing

Jay Carney spoke to reporters and answered questions at the daily White House briefing. Regarding the evolving situation in Eastern… read more

Jay Carney spoke to reporters and answered questions at the daily White House briefing. Regarding the evolving situation in Eastern Ukraine, he said the U.S. supports the Ukrainian government’s response to maintain law and order in the East as surface Ukrainian forces clash with pro-Russian militants. He said that “the use of force is not the preferred option” and that “the best way to deescalate the situation is for the armed men to leave” occupied buildings. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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White House Daily Briefing

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Program ID:
318900-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
News Briefing
Location:
Briefing Room, White House, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 15, 2014

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  • Apr 15, 2014 | 12:35pm EDT | C-SPAN.org

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