Europe accuses US of profiting from war – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. Nine months after invading Ukraine, Vladimir Putin is beginning to fracture the West. Top European officials are furious with the Joe Biden administration and now accuse Americans of making their fortunes from war, while EU countries are suffering. “The fact is, if you look … Read more

Ex-Ukraine leader and former U.S. commander urge U.S. to hold firm as Kyiv fights “for global security”

Kyiv, Ukraine — From rocket systems to anti-tank missiles, US weapons have been a game-changer in Ukraine war against invading russian forces. In recent weeks, armaments have helped Ukrainian forces reclaim whole swaths of territory in the south and east of the country. Petro Poroshenko, who served as Ukraine’s president between 2014 and 2019, said … Read more

The Future of American Warfare Is Unfolding in Ukraine

US military aid to Ukraine has been remarkably effective, especially when compared to the long and unfortunate US military intervention in Afghanistan. A recent statement from General Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, helps explain why. “Ukrainians don’t ask anyone to fight for them,” Milley said. “They don’t want American, British, German … Read more

US to send anti-drone machine guns, air defense ammunition to Ukraine

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon said it would send Ukraine up to $400 million worth of ammunition, weapons and artillery supplies in its latest withdrawal plan to help the country defend against Russia. The security assistance package announced Wednesday includes more munitions for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems, or HIMARS, High Velocity Anti-Radiation Missiles, or HARMs, … Read more

U.S. sending Ukraine generators and weapons in latest aid package – National

By Tara Copp The Associated Press Posted Nov 23, 2022 11:11 a.m. Decrease article font size Increase article font size The United States is sending an additional $400 million worth of weapons, ammunition and generators to Ukraine, the White House announced on Wednesday, and is removing equipment from its own stockpiles to bring support to … Read more

EU plans subsidy war chest as industry faces ‘existential’ threat from US – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Expressed by artificial intelligence. The EU is in emergency mode and preparing a major subsidy campaign to prevent European industry from being wiped out by US rivals, two senior EU officials have told POLITICO. Europe faces a double hammer blow from the United States If it weren’t enough … Read more

Ukraine says negotiated peace with Russia is not an option, dismissed U.S. deal with Kremlin that excluded Crimea

A municipality employee tears down a pro-Russian billboard after the Russian military withdrawal from Kherson, Ukraine, November 22, 2022.MURAD SEZER/Reuters A negotiated peace between Russia and Ukraine is impossible and the West should seek to hasten, rather than avoid, a Russian defeat, a senior Ukrainian official said on Tuesday. Mykhailo Podolyak, adviser to Ukrainian President … Read more

U.S. Should Give Ukraine Armed Drones, Senators Urge Biden Administration

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on Tuesday urged the Biden administration to reconsider its decision not to give advanced drones to Ukraine, saying the technology could help Kyiv retain its territory and gain momentum on the battlefield. In a Nov. 22 letter to Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, 16 senators urged the … Read more

Russia resuming bomber, submarine patrols near North America after pause: Norad

Russia has begun returning long-range bombers over the Arctic to North American airspace after a short hiatus in the first months of its war in Ukraine, according to a senior Canadian military official. Russian submarines are also operating off both coasts as Moscow seeks to demonstrate its ability to strike Canada and the United States, … Read more

US Army weighs multiyear contracts for munitions to aid Ukraine

WASHINGTON — The Army is evaluating which ammunition programs are best suited for multi-year contracts if Congress approves those authorities to replenish supplies sent to Ukraine. Bipartisan legislation introduced in the Senate would grant the Pentagon wartime procurement powers, allowing it to use multi-year contracts to purchase massive amounts of high-priority munitions to help Ukraine … Read more