Ukraine crisis: US’ Blinken and President Zelenskiy meet in Kyiv over Russian ‘aggression’

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy in Kyiv on Wednesday, seeking to defuse tensions with Russia over Ukraine. During the meeting, Blinken said that finding a diplomatic resolution to the conflict was a "clear preference," but that Moscow would face "serious consequences" if it "chooses to renew aggression."