America advised its citizens to leave Ukraine
All US citizens present in Ukraine have been instructed to leave the country immediately
The US has ordered the families of its diplomats stationed in Ukraine to return. All US citizens present in Ukraine have been instructed to leave the country immediately. Citing the threat of Russian military action in Ukraine, the US has ordered the families of its diplomats to leave the country immediately. On Sunday, the US State Department issued an order saying that all the family members have to start leaving immediately. The US State Department has also instructed its citizens not to travel to Ukraine. A travel summary has been published on the website of the Ministry.
It said that information has been received that Russia is preparing for military action against Ukraine. The US has also told the employees of its embassy in Kiev that they can return if they want. According to the news agency, the return of the employees has been left on their wish, but if they decide to return, the government will pay the cost. Help will continue According to the advisory of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, "The security situation in Russia-occupied Crimea and Russian-controlled eastern Ukraine is very critical and the situation can deteriorate in a very short time. Regular demonstrations in Ukraine can often turn violent."
US State Department officials as saying that the embassy will remain open and this announcement is not meant to rescue people from there. It has also been clarified that despite this announcement, America's aid to Ukraine will continue. In another advisory issued late on Sunday night, America has also advised its citizens not to go to Russia. People have also been instructed not to travel from Russia to Ukraine by road. America's announcement comes when the threat of a Russian attack on Ukraine remains constant. On Saturday itself, Britain's Foreign Ministry claimed that Russia wants to set up its own puppet government in Ukraine.