As Arizona braces for a massive surge of migrants across its insecure southern border, the consul general of Ukraine urged Arizona lawmakers to provide more assistance to restore Ukraine’s border during a special joint session of the Legislature.
Truly an honor to meet Consul General of Ukraine to the western United States, Dmytro Kushneruk, yesterday at the Arizona House of Representatives. The thoughts and prayers of Arizona’s Legislative District 8 are with his people today and forward. #Ukraine pic.twitter.com/z7dssIAa6H
— T.J. Shope (@TJShopeforAZ) April 8, 2022
The week before, Governor Doug Ducey visited the Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs to send off 9,000 pounds of equipment and supplies to the Ukraine government.