Readout of President Biden's Call with Prime Minister Draghi of Italy
February 17, 2022
President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. spoke today with Prime Minister Mario Draghi of Italy. The leaders reviewed ongoing diplomatic and deterrence efforts in response to Russia's continued military build-up on Ukraine's borders. They reaffirmed their commitment to Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity and their readiness to impose severe economic costs on Russia if it further invades Ukraine.
Joseph R. Biden, Readout of President Biden's Call with Prime Minister Draghi of Italy Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/354528