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    Officials: US agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Officials: US agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine

    The Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, U.S. officials said Friday, in a long-awaited move that deepens America’s involvement in the military conflict and … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Officials: US agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Officials: US agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine

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    U.S. approves plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, officials say
    Dec23

    U.S. approves plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, officials say

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

    Officials: U.S. agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Officials: U.S. agrees to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine

    WASHINGTON – The Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, U.S. officials said Friday, aiming to fortify the former Soviet republic military as it fights separatists backed by Russia. The new arms include American-made Javelin anti-tank missiles that Ukraine has long sought to boost its defenses against...

    Officials: US Agrees to Provide Lethal Weapons to Ukraine
    Dec23

    Officials: US Agrees to Provide Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

    Officials: Trump administration has approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, including Javelin anti-tank missiles. …read more Source: U.S....

    Ukraine to Receive Defensive Weapons From US
    Dec23

    Ukraine to Receive Defensive Weapons From US

    The United States will provide Ukraine with “enhanced defensive capabilities,” the State Department said Friday, as Kyiv battles Russian-backed separatists in the eastern part of the country. “U.S. assistance is entirely defensive in nature, and as we have always said, Ukraine is a sovereign country and has a right to defend itself,” the...

    Marine commander warns Norway unit “there’s a war coming”
    Dec23

    Marine commander warns Norway unit “there’s a war coming”

    A unit of 300 U.S. Marines stationed in Norway to practice cold-weather operations and develop ally partnerships heard unexpected news Thursday, when the commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps told them to be prepared for something bigger. Much bigger. Gen. Robert Neller told Marines that “there’s a war coming,” according to Military.com, and...

    Marine commander warns Norway unit “there’s a war coming”
    Dec23

    Marine commander warns Norway unit “there’s a war coming”

    A unit of 300 U.S. Marines stationed in Norway to practice cold-weather operations and develop ally partnerships heard unexpected news Thursday, when the commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps told them to be prepared for something bigger. Much bigger. Gen. Robert Neller told Marines that “there’s a war coming,” according to Military.com, and...

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve
    Dec22

    What I Learned From a Wartime Christmas Eve

    Nolan Peterson Security, Perhaps, in the end, war is as perennial as any holiday and always will be. KYIV, Ukraine—The first time I ever saw a war, it was on Christmas Eve in 2009. At the time, I was a green Air Force special operations pilot on my first deployment to Afghanistan. I had already been in country for a few weeks, flying mostly day...

    Is Nikki Haley Angling for Rex Tillerson’s Job? (Or Trump’s?)
    Dec22

    Is Nikki Haley Angling for Rex Tillerson’s Job? (Or Trump’s?)

    The U.S. ambassador to the UN is wildly ambitious, and her political stock is on the rise. Back in October, Nikki Haley insisted that she didn’t want to take Rex Tillerson’s job. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations told CNN that she “would not take” the promotion to secretary of state even if President Trump offered it to her....