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Republican candidates for Utah's open US House seat split on aid for Ukraine

Jun. 13, 2024 00:20 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — All five Republicans battling for Utah's only open U.S. House seat agreed in a debate Wednesday that they see an urgent need to reduce federal spending, but only some said cutting military aid to Ukraine would be an effective way to achieve that goal. The...

G7 summit opens with deal to use Russian assets for Ukraine as EU's traditional powers recalibrate

Jun. 13, 2024 00:06 AM EDT

BARI, Italy (AP) — A Group of Seven summit is opening Thursday with agreement on a U.S. proposal to back a $50 billion loan to Ukraine using frozen Russian assets as collateral, giving Kyiv a strong show of support even as Europe's political chessboard shifts to the right. ...

Biden and Zelenskyy will sign a security deal, as G7 leaders agree to use Russian cash to help Kyiv

Jun. 12, 2024 17:27 PM EDT

BRINDISI, Italy (AP) — President Joe Biden and President Volodymyr Zelenskyy will sign a bilateral security agreement between the U.S. and Ukraine on Thursday when they meet on the sidelines of the Group of Seven summit in Italy, as negotiators for the group have reached an agreement on how to...

G7 leaders reach agreement on plan to provide Ukraine with $50 billion backed by frozen Russian assets, AP sources say

Jun. 12, 2024 16:43 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — G7 leaders reach agreement on plan to provide Ukraine with $50 billion backed by frozen Russian assets, AP sources say.

9 killed in Russian aerial attacks on Ukraine ahead of G7 summit aimed at slowing Moscow's offensive

Jun. 12, 2024 15:19 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces launched new deadly attacks on Ukraine, killing at least nine people on Wednesday, a day before the leaders of countries that are some of Ukraine’s biggest backers were to discuss how to slow Moscow's offensive. Ukrainian authorities said that...

Hungary agrees not to veto NATO support to Ukraine as long as it's not forced to help out

Jun. 12, 2024 13:07 PM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — Hungary agreed on Wednesday not to veto NATO support for Ukraine but Prime Minister Viktor Orbán insisted that his government would provide neither funds nor military personnel for any joint assistance effort. At a summit in Washington next month, U.S. President...

US and Ukraine will sign security pact to send Russia 'signal of our resolve,' won't commit US troops, White House says

Jun. 12, 2024 11:40 AM EDT
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (AP) — US and Ukraine will sign security pact to send Russia 'signal of our resolve,' won't commit US troops, White House says.

Russian warships and aircraft enter the Caribbean for military drills as tensions grow over Western support for Ukraine

Jun. 12, 2024 08:16 AM EDT
HAVANA (AP) — Russian warships and aircraft enter the Caribbean for military drills as tensions grow over Western support for Ukraine.

India urges Russia to return its citizens recruited by Russia's army after 2 were killed

Jun. 12, 2024 07:32 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — India on Wednesday said it had urged Russia to return Indian citizens recruited by Russia's army after two were killed recently in the war in Ukraine. “I want to assure you that the Indian government has taken the matter very seriously,” foreign secretary Vinay...

US will send Ukraine another Patriot missile system after Kyiv's desperate calls for air defenses

Jun. 11, 2024 23:56 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will send Ukraine another Patriot missile system, two U.S. officials said Tuesday, answering Kyiv's desperate calls for more air defenses as it battles an intense Russian assault on the northeastern Kharkiv region. The officials said President...