AP Interview: Pelosi says Ukraine, democracy 'must win'
April 30, 2023
WASHINGTON (AP) — "We thought we could die."
The Russian invasion had just begun when Nancy Pelosi made a surprise visit to Ukraine, the House speaker then the highest-ranking elected U.S. official to lead a congressional delegation to Kyiv.
Pelosi and the lawmakers were ushered under the cloak of secrecy into the capital city, an undisclosed passage that even to this day she will not divulge.
"It was very, it was dangerous," Pelosi told The Associated Press before Sunday's one-year anniversary of that trip.
"We never feared about it, but we thought we could die because we're visiting a s...