On Tuesday Brandon accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of committing acts of genocide in Ukraine.
He later doubled down and told reporters that Putin is committing genocide and is “trying to wipe out the idea of even being able to be a Ukrainian.”
Brandon: I called it genocide because it has become clear that Putin is just trying to wipe out the idea of even being able to be a Ukrainian pic.twitter.com/h4SBfDQuFW
— Acyn (@Acyn) April 12, 2022
His press secretary Jen Psaki was forced to play clean-up again today. Psaki told the far-left White House gaggle on Wednesday that Brandon still thinks it’s genocide but will not be sending troops into Ukraine to rescue the genocide victims.
Jen Psaki confirms that Brandon still thinks Putin guilty of genocide, but still doesn’t want to send US troops into Ukraine
— Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) April 13, 2022
However, Brandon did authorize $800 million in weapons, ammunition, and other security assistance to Ukraine today.
Today, I spoke with President Zelenskyy and shared with him that my Administration is authorizing an additional $800 million in weapons, ammunition, and other security assistance to Ukraine. pic.twitter.com/i1xlClxnUB
— President Brandon (@POTUS) April 13, 2022