Inhofe Travels to Support Allies in Eastern Europe, Middle East
From Oct. 26 to Oct. 30, U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe visited key U.S. allies in Eastern Europe and the Middle East to show support during tumultuous times. In Lithuania, President Dalia Grybauskaite hosted Sen. Inhofe for the inauguration of Lithuania's first liquefied natural gas import facility, which will allow the country to lessen the region's energy dependence on Russia. In Ukraine, Sen. Inhofe met with President Petro Poroshenko and members of his administration to discuss the ongoing aggression Ukraine is experiencing from Russia and how the U.S. can help Ukraine protect its sovereignty. In the Middle East, Sen. Inhofe visited the Jordanian-Syrian border, met with King Addullah II and visited U.S. troops stationed the region.