“I am confident that Vladimir Putin will be able to divide NATO, to separate the West from the East, to divide countries on the basis of past history,” Biden said. ‘But he couldn’t do that, we’re all united,’ he said.
Biden added that history has shown the importance of the United States not siding with the conflict in Europe. “We have learned from the tragic experience of World War II that we were far away at that time and not involved in the stability of Europe, it always drives us to the United States,” he said.
“That’s why I’ve been saying for a long time, as a senator, as a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, as a vice president, and now as president, that the stability of Europe is very important to the United States,” he said. That is in our interest – stability is important not only in Europe but in the whole world. “