Ukraine accuses U.S.-sanctioned lawmaker of working for Russia

Ukrainian lawmaker Andriy Derkach attends a press conference titled ‘Publication of facts of US Embassy pressure on Ukrainian law enforcement to interfere in US election process’, in Kyiv, Ukraine , October 9, 2019. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, June 24 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s main internal security agency said … Read more

Chinese military says U.S. plane in Taiwan Strait endangered peace

Chinese and Taiwanese printed flags are seen in this illustration taken April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, June 25 (Reuters) – The Chinese military said on Saturday that the recent overflight of a US maritime plane in the Taiwan Strait had deliberately disrupted the regional situation … Read more

U.S. to send $450 million in security aid to Ukraine in latest package

Ukrainian servicemen patrol an area of ​​the city of Sievierodonetsk, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, Ukraine June 20, 2022. Picture taken June 20, 2022. REUTERS/Oleksandr Ratushniak Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 23 (Reuters) – The United States will provide an additional $450 million in security aid to Ukraine, … Read more

U.S. long-range rocket systems arrive in Ukraine – minister

Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov greets fellow ministers and senior military personnel before the start of the Ukraine Defense Advisory Group meeting hosted by U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin at the base American airline from Ramstein, Germany, April 26, 2022. REUTERS / Kai Pfaffenbach Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June … Read more

U.S. Congress moves to boost Biden’s record defense budget

An F/A-18 Super Hornet lands on the deck of the USS Ronald Reagan in the South China Sea September 30, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 22 (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee on Wednesday backed a proposal to increase Defense Department spending … Read more

Israel says it’s building regional air defence alliance under U.S.

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz speaks to the media during his visit to the 5th Fleet Headquarters naval base in Juffair, Bahrain February 3, 2022. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Alliance has already foiled Iranian attacks – Israel The United States seeks to strengthen Israeli integration in the … Read more

U.S. follows Canada, Europe on Russian aircraft ban

An AirBridgeCargo Airlines Boeing 747-87U arrives at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport in Roissy-en-France carrying 21 million face masks during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in France May 25, 2020. REUTERS /Charles Platiau Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register United Airlines and UPS halt Russian overflights European airlines cancel cargo flights Air … Read more

Ukrainian lawmakers on U.S. visit accuse Russians of sanctions dodge using Georgia

Ukrainians do not provide details or examples Lawmakers urge Washington to act on sanctions issue WASHINGTON, June 15 (Reuters) – Russian people and companies are using entities in Georgia to circumvent Western sanctions, a group of Ukrainian lawmakers said on Wednesday, urging the United States to act, but they did not provide more details or … Read more

Biden announces new $1 bln in weapons for Ukraine

US President Joe Biden returns to the White House in Washington, June 14, 2022. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 15 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced a new $1 billion arms injection for Ukraine, which sources familiar with the matter said included anti-ship … Read more

China becoming more ‘coercive and aggressive’ – U.S. defence chief

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on Defense in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2022. Win McNamee/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, June 11 (Reuters) – The United States will do its part to manage tensions with China and prevent conflict … Read more