The United States and Western Europe worry about the uncertain end of the war in Ukraine

The United States and Western Europe worry about the uncertain end of the war in Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — An endless, unwinnable war in Europe? That is what NATO leaders fear and prepare for Russia’s war in Ukraine. it enters its third month with little sign of a decisive military victory for either side and no resolution in sight. The possibility of an impasse is fueling concerns that Ukraine could remain … Read more

Finland’s leaders call for NATO membership ‘without delay’

Finland's leaders call for NATO membership 'without delay'

HELSINKI (AP) — Finland’s leaders said Thursday they favor a swift application for NATO membership, paving the way for a historic expansion of the alliance that could deal a heavy blow to Russia as its military struggles with its war. in Ukraine.. The announcement by President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin means Finland … Read more

Rand Paul stops speedy Senate approval of a $40 billion package for Ukraine

Rand Paul stops speedy Senate approval of a $40 billion package for Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul defied leaders of both parties Thursday, single-handedly delaying Senate approval of an additional $40 billion to help Ukraine and its allies until next week. resist the three-month Russian invasion. With the Senate set to debate and vote on the military and economic aid package, Paul denied leaders … Read more

Finland moves towards NATO membership amid Russian threats

Finland moves towards NATO membership amid Russian threats

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Finland’s leaders came out Thursday in favor of applying to join NATO, and Sweden could do the same within days, in a historic realignment on the continent two and a half months after Russian President Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine. a shiver of fear among Moscow’s neighbors. The Kremlin reacted by warning … Read more