US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded to Russia recently seizing three Ukrainian vessels.
Below are some of Mike Pompeo’s quotes on the matter.
“[The seizure of Ukrainian vessels is] a dangerous escalation and a violation of international law.” – Mike Pompeo, EU Reporter, 27 November 2018
“The United States condemns this aggressive Russian action. We call on Russia to return to Ukraine its vessels and detained crew members, and to respect Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.” – Mike Pompeo, PRI, 27 November 2018