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September 10, 2022 5:56 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk

At a joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Sept. 9, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said "Putin is betting that the Kremlin can bully other countries into submission," but that he has "already lost that bet." Blinken also said U.S. support for Ukraine is “unwavering” and the U.S. will do everything in its power to help Europe with high energy costs this winter.

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