White House: Vice President Biden spoke with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk; expressed condolences for mine accident, contratulated on passage of reform legislation, expressed concern about separatist attacks
White House: President Obama spoke about Ukraine with France's Hollande, UK's Cameron, Germany's Merkel, Italy's Renzi and European Council's Tusk; reaffirmed support for peaceful resolution, call on all parties to cooperate with OSCE - statement
White House press secretary: 'Employees of the Obama administration should use their official accounts' on official business; won't say whether former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was in compliance or violation of policy - @ZekeJMiller
House Speaker John Boehner says he is glad Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu accepted his invitation to address Congress, says, 'The animosity between the White House and Netanyahu is no secret in this town' - @FaceTheNation
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