Secretary of State Antony Blinken will warn of an "imminent" invasion of Ukraine by Russia, MSNBC reported Thursday.
"We are getting significant breaking news in now, Secretary of State Antony Blinken is set to speak today, directly to the UN Security Council," MSNBC's Willie Geist reported.
"He is expected to say, evidence on the ground now shows russia is moving towards [an] 'imminent' invasion of Ukraine. The U.S. calling it a crucial moment," he reported. "The goal of Blinken's address, we hear, will be to convey the gravity of the situation."
The message was echoed by U.S. Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield.
JUST IN: "The evidence on the ground is that Russia is moving toward an imminent invasion. This is a crucial moment," US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield tells reporters.— Peter Alexander (@Peter Alexander) 1645103392