US citizen recently died in Ukraine, State Department says

Washington CNN — A US citizen recently died in Ukraine, the US State Department announced on Monday, the last known American to die in the country since the Russian invasion in February. Although the State Department did not name the individual, the International Defense Legion of Ukraine identified Timothy Griffin as a US citizen killed … Read more

US airstrike killed an al-Shabaab leader in Somalia on Saturday

CNN — A US airstrike in Somalia on Saturday killed an al-Shabaab militant leader in coordination with the Somali government, US Africa Command said in a statement. The United States said the initial assessment of the strike was that an al-Shabaab militant leader was killed and there were no civilian casualties. Although the statement did … Read more

US approves treatment of wounded Ukrainian soldiers at US military hospital in Germany

CNN — Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has approved the treatment of wounded Ukrainian soldiers at a US military hospital in Germany, according to a memo obtained by CNN and confirmed by two US defense officials. The plan would allow Ukrainian troops to be treated in a US military hospital for the first time since Russia … Read more