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Blinken makes unannounced visit to Ukraine, promises $2.6 billion in security aid to the region

Blinken makes unannounced visit to Ukraine, promises $2.6 billion in security aid to the region

U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken arrived in Ukraine on Thursday for an undisclosed visit, his third to the country since Russia launched its invasion in late February. Hours after Ukraine’s military chief publicly warned Russia of the threat of using nuclear weapons in the conflict, he landed in the country after an overnight flight …

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U.S. Secretary of State Blinken offers big aid for unannounced visit to Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State Blinken offers big aid for unannounced visit to Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken held talks with Marina, 6, from Ukraine’s Kherson region, during a visit to a children’s hospital in Kyiv on Thursday. Genya Savilov/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle title Genya Savilov/Pool/AFP via Getty Images U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken held talks with Marina, 6, from Ukraine’s Kherson region, …

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Pakistan calls for more aid as flood death toll rises

Pakistan calls for more aid as flood death toll rises

Pakistan has called on the international community to mount a “huge humanitarian response” to devastating floods that have killed at least 1,265 people. Federal Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal called for a “huge humanitarian response for the 33 million people affected by the flood-causing monsoon rains”. The request came as the planes delivered supplies to impoverished …

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Emergency call for aid issued as satellite images show a third of Pakistan’s waters are underwater

Rescuers have called for urgent donations to fight the “absolutely devastating” impact of flooding in Pakistan, as new satellite images appear to confirm that a third of the country is now underwater. The European Space Agency has released clear imagery based on data captured by its Copernicus satellite, as the UK’s Disaster Emergency Committee (DEC) …

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Biden announces $3 billion Ukraine military aid package on Independence Day

Biden announces $3 billion Ukraine military aid package on Independence Day

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden in the East Room of the White House on August 9, 2022 in Washington, U.S.REUTERS/Evelyn Hoxstein/File Photo/File Photo Sign up now for free and unlimited access to Reuters.com register WASHINGTON, Aug 24 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday provided Ukraine’s Independence Day with $3 billion in security …

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Joe Biden announces $3 billion in new military aid to Ukraine

Joe Biden announced nearly $3 billion in new military aid to Ukraine, including anti-aircraft missiles, artillery, anti-drone defenses and radar equipment. Under the Biden administration, the massive US military aid to Kyiv has reached nearly $13 billion. The new package was announced on the country’s Independence Day and ahead of Ukraine’s expected counter-offensive against Russian-occupied …

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U.S. to provide $3 billion in aid to Ukraine as war lasts 6 months

U.S. to provide $3 billion in aid to Ukraine as war lasts 6 months

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Russia’s war on Ukraine drags on, U.S. security aid is shifting toward long-term operations that could keep more U.S. troops in Europe in the future, including the imminent announcement of about $3 billion in additional aid U.S. officials say the plan is to train and equip Ukrainian troops to fight in …

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U.S. announces $3 billion in new military aid to Ukraine - official

U.S. announces $3 billion in new military aid to Ukraine – official

WASHINGTON, Aug 23 (Reuters) – The United States will announce as early as Wednesday a new security aid package of about $3 billion for Ukraine, which would be the largest to Kiev since Russia invaded it, U.S. officials said on Tuesday. assistance. months ago. The package is being prepared to coincide with Ukraine’s Independence Day …

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