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The House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle. Next is the Senate

Apr. 20, 2024 18:59 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House swiftly approved $95 billion in foreign aid for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies in a rare Saturday session as Democrats and Republicans banded together after months of hard-right resistance over renewed American support for repelling Russia’s invasion. ...

After Congress finally does pass new funding, this is how the US can rush weapons to Ukraine

Apr. 20, 2024 17:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon could get weapons moving to Ukraine within days once Congress passes a long-delayed aid bill. That's because it has a network of storage sites in the U.S. and Europe that already hold the ammunition and air defense components that Kyiv desperately needs. ...

A look at what's in the $95 billion foreign aid package passed by the House

Apr. 20, 2024 15:45 PM EDT

A look at what's in the $95 billion package passed by the House on Saturday that will provide military aid to Ukraine and Israel, replenish U.S. weapons systems and give humanitarian assistance to civilians in Gaza. Senate passage is expected this coming week. President Joe Biden...

House finishes votes on $95 billion package for Ukraine, Israel and other US allies and sends it to the Senate

Apr. 20, 2024 14:11 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — House finishes votes on $95 billion package for Ukraine, Israel and other US allies and sends it to the Senate.

House approves $61 billion Ukraine aid package as lawmakers race to deliver fresh round of US support to war-torn ally

Apr. 20, 2024 13:58 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — House approves $61 billion Ukraine aid package as lawmakers race to deliver fresh round of US support to war-torn ally.

House passes bill that could lead to a sale of TikTok as lawmakers begin work on a package aiding Ukraine and Israel

Apr. 20, 2024 13:24 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — House passes bill that could lead to a sale of TikTok as lawmakers begin work on a package aiding Ukraine and Israel.

Moscow says 50 Ukrainian drones shot down as attacks spark fires at Russian power stations

Apr. 20, 2024 13:00 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine launched a barrage of drones across Russia overnight, the Defense Ministry in Moscow said Saturday, in attacks that appeared to target the country’s energy infrastructure. Fifty drones were shot down by air defences over eight Russian regions,...

As Russia edges toward a possible offensive on Kharkiv, some residents flee. Others refuse to leave

Apr. 20, 2024 02:01 AM EDT

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — A 79-year-old woman makes the sign of the cross and, gripping her cane, leaves her home in a quaint village in northeast Ukraine. Torn screens, shattered glass and scorched trees litter the yard of Olha Faichuk's apartment building in Lukiantsi, north of...

Seeking 'the right side of history,' Speaker Mike Johnson risks his job to deliver aid to Ukraine

Apr. 19, 2024 16:36 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Staring down a decision so consequential it could alter the course of history -- but also end his own career -- House Speaker Mike Johnson prayed for guidance. A conservative Christian, the speaker wrestled over whether to lead the House in approving $95 billion...

Ukraine, Israel aid advances in rare House vote as Democrats help Republicans push it forward

Apr. 19, 2024 14:17 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — With rare bipartisan momentum, the House pushed ahead Friday on a foreign aid package of $95 billion for Ukraine, Israel, Taiwan and humanitarian support as a robust coalition of lawmakers helped it clear a procedural hurdle to reach final votes this weekend. Friday’s vote...