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    AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST
    Dec23

    AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST

    US officials say lethal weapons headed to Ukraine WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukraine will soon have more lethal American-made weapons to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. U.S. officials said Friday that … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST
    Dec23

    AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST

    US officials say lethal weapons headed to Ukraine WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukraine will soon have more lethal American-made weapons to help it fight Russian-backed separatists. U.S. officials said Friday that … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    U.S. To Provide Ukraine With ‘Enhanced Defensive Capabilities’ To Deter Further ‘Aggression’
    Dec23

    U.S. To Provide Ukraine With ‘Enhanced Defensive Capabilities’ To Deter Further ‘Aggression’

    The United States says it has decided to provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities” to help it “deter further aggression” as it battles Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    White House reportedly agrees to send lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    White House reportedly agrees to send lethal weapons to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. That’s according to several U.S. officials who weren’t authorized to discuss the decision publicly and demanded anonymity. The move intensifies U.S. support for Ukraine’s military as it fights...

    U.S. To Provide Ukraine With ‘Enhanced Defensive Capabilities’ To Deter Further ‘Aggression’
    Dec23

    U.S. To Provide Ukraine With ‘Enhanced Defensive Capabilities’ To Deter Further ‘Aggression’

    The United States says it has decided to provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities” to help it “deter further aggression” as it battles Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump expected to sign off on plan to sell anti-tank missiles to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Trump expected to sign off on plan to sell anti-tank missiles to Ukraine

    President Trump is expected to authorize the sale of anti-tank missiles to Ukraine’s military, possibly including the Javelin missile system, as the country battles pro-Russian separatists in Crimea.ABC News, citing State Department sources,… …read more Source: The...

    White House reportedly agrees to send lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    White House reportedly agrees to send lethal weapons to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. That’s according to several U.S. officials who weren’t authorized to discuss the decision publicly and demanded anonymity. The move intensifies U.S. support for Ukraine’s military as it fights...

    Poroshenko, Merkel Agree On Need For Quick Prisoner Exchange In Eastern Ukraine
    Dec23

    Poroshenko, Merkel Agree On Need For Quick Prisoner Exchange In Eastern Ukraine

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed on the need to expedite an exchange of prisoners held on both sides of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Merkel’s office says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian activity around Atlantic cables alarms NATO
    Dec23

    Russian activity around Atlantic cables alarms NATO

    By Michael Birnbaum | Washington Post BRUSSELS – Russian submarines have dramatically stepped up activity around undersea data cables in the North Atlantic, part of a more aggressive naval posture that has driven NATO to revive a Cold War-era command, according to senior military officials. The apparent Russian focus on the cables, which provide...

    U.S. approves plan to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons, such as anti-tank missiles: sources
    Dec23

    U.S. approves plan to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons, such as anti-tank missiles: sources

    The move intensifies U.S. support for Ukraine’s military as it fights rebels it says are supported, armed and trained by Russia …read more Source: Vancouver...