John Kerry displays US support in worried Kiev ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page YURY KIRNICHNY/AFP/Getty images Secretary of State John Kerry, Ukraine's interim President Oleksandr Turchynov (left), and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk met in Kiev. KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS "We are going to do our best (to help you). We are going to try very hard," Kerry said upon arriving in Kiev. REUTERS/Alexei Druzhinin/RIA Novosti/Kremlin "We aren’t going to fight the Ukrainian people," Russian President Vladimir Putin said, while accusing the West of encouraging a coup. SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images Kerry placed roses on the Shrine of the Fallen, a memorial to anti-government protesters who died during the February clashes. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty images President Barack Obama spoke about the situation in Ukraine Tuesday. SEDAT SUNA/EPA A Ukrainian warship passed the Bosphorus Strait in Istanbul. MAXIM SHIPENKOV/EPA A local woman spoke with armed men who stood outside the territory of a Ukrainian military unit in Perevalnoye, outside Simferopol, Ukraine. Andrew Lubimov/Associated Press A Ukrainian national flag flew on the board of Ukrainian navy ship Slavutich in Sevastopol, Ukraine.