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Biden's role on Ukraine underscores risks for his political future

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden waves to the media before a meeting with Chile's President-elect Michelle Bachelet in SantiagoBy Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As the bloodiest day of anti-government protests in Ukraine was drawing to a close last month, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called President Viktor Yanukovich for the second time in three days and delivered a blunt message. Pull back your security forces now and accept a European-brokered settlement or you will be held accountable, Biden warned the pro-Russian leader. “It WILL catch up with you.” Initially defiant, Yanukovich sounded subdued by the end of the hour-long call, according to a senior U.S. official knowledgeable of the conversation. …

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