Ukrainian ambassador receives a standing ovation at Biden's State of the Union address

Oksana Markarova
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Ukrainian Ambassador to the United States Oksana Markarova received a standing ovation at President Biden's State of the Union address on Tuesday.

Markarova attended the address as a guest of first lady Jill Biden and sat near her in her box.

"She's bright. She's strong. She's resolved," Biden said of Markarova, who held a small Ukrainian flag.

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