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Ukraine PM tells Obama that Kiev will never surrender

Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, right, is greeted as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, March 12, 2014, for a meeting with President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

WASHINGTON: Ukraine's new interim leader Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk warned Russia on Wednesday that his government would "never surrender" in its fight to protect his country's sovereignty.

Standing next to US President Barack Obama on his first visit to the White House, Yatsenyuk told reporters that Ukraine "is and will be part of the western world." 

 

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