President Obama in Warsaw, 3 Jun 2014
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Ukraine conflict: President Obama to meet Petro Poroshenko in Warsaw

US President Barack Obama is to discuss economic support for Ukraine when he meets President-elect Petro Poroshenko in Warsaw on Wednesday.

Mr Obama is in Poland for celebrations marking the 25th anniversary of the end of communism there but his visit has taken on extra significance following Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula in March

On Tuesday, Mr Obama pledged $1bn (£600m) to boost military deployments in Europe in response to Russian actions in Ukraine.

Adam Easton reports from Warsaw.

  • 04 Jun 2014
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