Tag: US

May 28, 2022

The Pentagon did not confirm reports of US readiness to supply MLRS to Ukraine

The fact that the United States next week may begin supplying multiple launch rocket systems to Kyiv was reported by CNN. Washington said that they have not yet finalized the next package of military assistance to Ukraine ” alt=”The Pentagon has not confirmed reports that the United States is ready to supply MLRS to Ukraine” /> Pentagon, USA The US authorities have not yet decided […]

May 28, 2022

Trump calls for US teachers to be allowed to carry guns in schools

U.S. teachers who have received the required training should be eligible to carry personal weapons in schools, former U.S. President Donald Trump said at the U.S. National Rifle Association convention. “We can all agree that our schools should not be the weakest targets <…>. That is why, as a comprehensive school safety plan, the time has come to allow trained teachers to carry weapons discreetly,— […]

May 24, 2022

Biden made Colombia one of the main US allies outside NATO

The status gives the recipient the opportunity to acquire various types of weapons and participate in joint defense activities and gives other privileges. However, he does not oblige the United States to provide security guarantees to an ally. Joe Biden U.S. President Joe Biden signed a resolution granting Colombia the status of a major ally of a state outside of NATO, the White House press […]

May 22, 2022

Ex-ambassador reported about US deception regarding Ukraine’s accession to NATO

Former US Ambassador McFaul: American diplomats deceived Ukraine about joining NATO For several years, United States diplomats promised Ukraine to join the North Atlantic Alliance (NATO), which turned out to be a lie. This was stated by former US Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul, speaking at The Munk Debate. Thus, the moderator of the debate, Radoslav Sikorsky, reminded McFaul of the promises made by Washington […]

May 21, 2022

The Ministry of Defense announced the destruction of equipment from the US and Europe near Zhytomyr

Russian forces with Kalibr missiles in the Zhytomyr region destroyed weapons supplied from the United States and Europe to Ukrainian troops. In the Odessa region, the Russian Aerospace Forces destroyed storage facilities with fuel for armored vehicles of the Ukrainian forces alt=”The Ministry of Defense announced the destruction of equipment from the US and Europe near Zhytomyr” /> In the Zhytomyr region, Russian forces with […]

May 21, 2022

CNN announced US intention to leave 100,000 troops in Europe

The United States has brought the grouping of troops in Europe to 100,000 against the background of the Russian military operation. Washington does not rule out that the contingent will grow. The military will not take part in hostilities on the territory of Ukraine, the authorities emphasize alt=”CNN announces US intention to keep 100,000 troops in Europe” /> The United States is expected to maintain […]

May 20, 2022

WSJ learned about US plans to lift sanctions from Minsk in exchange for grain transit

Washington may temporarily lift sanctions on Belarusian potash fertilizers if the country allows Ukrainian grain to be exported to Latvia, WSJ sources say. Earlier, the newspaper reported that the UN Secretary General offered Moscow a similar deal “WSJ learned about the US plans to lift sanctions from Minsk in exchange for the transit of grain” /> The US authorities are considering the possibility of lifting […]

May 18, 2022

Moscow State Duma decided to change the address of the US embassy to the square of the Defenders of Donbass

Deputies of the Moscow Duma proposed to name the place near the American Embassy in Moscow as the Defenders of Donbass Square and change the address of the US diplomatic mission Deputies of the Moscow City Duma from “United Russia”, “Fair Russia”, the Communist Party of the Russian Federation and the deputy association “My Moscow” proposed to name the area near the US Embassy in […]

May 18, 2022

Venezuela confirms the lifting of US sanctions on the work of oil workers in the country

The US oil embargo on Venezuela has been in place since 2019. Negotiations to lift part of the restrictions have been ongoing since March. According to Vice President Delcy Rodriguez, this step was the beginning of the complete abolition of “illegal sanctions” The United States abandoned restrictive measures that prevented the work of American and European oil companies in Venezuela. This was announced on Twitter […]

May 18, 2022

CNN learned about the development of US and EU routes for the export of Ukrainian grain

According to the TV channel, Western countries are considering the possibility of exporting wheat and corn from Ukraine by rail and aircraft The US authorities, together with European partners, are working on ways to export wheat and corn from Ukraine in order to further deliveries to global markets, CNN reports, citing sources. According to the channel, the administration of US President Joe Biden began to […]

May 17, 2022

Biden decided to send US troops to Somalia

The White House is at risk of stepping on the rake of “Black Hawk Down” US President Joe Biden is taking steps to bring US troops into Somalia. Troops will be deployed from other parts of Africa to train and provide other support to local forces in their fight against Islamist militants. Photo: Global Look Press Joe Biden signed an order on Monday to redeploy […]

May 15, 2022

Antonov announced US plans to limit the use of Sarmat missiles

According to the Russian ambassador to the United States, Washington “really dislikes” Russia's Sarmat intercontinental missiles and Poseidon unmanned underwater vehicles, so they insist on limiting their use Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov Washington “doesn't like” Russia's strategic weapons, including the intercontinental ballistic missile “Sarmat” and the carrier of unmanned underwater vehicles “Poseidon”, they insist on the restriction or complete ban on […]

May 15, 2022

Biden announced his intention to cut the US budget deficit by $1.5 trillion

According to the President of the United States, reducing the budget deficit is one of the main ways to ease inflationary pressures .jpg” alt=”Biden announced his intention to cut the US budget deficit by $1.5 trillion” /> The US authorities intend to cut the US budget deficit by a record $1.5 trillion this year. This was stated on his Twitter by American President Joe Biden. […]

May 14, 2022

The Pentagon announced the rotation of US troops in Europe

10.5 thousand troops will return to the United States, while the other 10.5 thousand will go to bases in Europe. The Pentagon spokesman stressed that American soldiers are not sent there to participate in hostilities in Ukraine The United States plans to rotate the military contingent in Europe in the near future, Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said at a briefing. Washington continues its course to […]

May 12, 2022

WP learns about US development of guidance on intelligence sharing with Ukraine

WP: The US has banned the transfer of data on Russian military leadership and targets outside Ukraine to Kiev Washington will not be able to transfer information to Kyiv about Russian targets outside Ukraine and the top leadership of the Russian Armed Forces, for example, about Shoigu or Gerasimov. The ban does not apply to data on Russian officers on the territory of Ukraine The […]

May 11, 2022

Medvedev warned about “hunters to share” $ 40 billion in US aid to Ukraine

The allocation of this amount to help Ukraine was approved by the House of Representatives of Congress. Medvedev said that the purpose of providing Kyiv with such “huge” funds is to continue the proxy war against Russia in order to limit its development Dmitry Medvedev Money, the allocation of which to Kyiv was approved by the US House of Representatives, — huge, and “there will […]

May 11, 2022

Bulgaria agrees to buy LNG from the US at prices lower than those of Gazprom

The Bulgarian government has not specified how the cost of gas will be calculated when buying from the United States and how much it will be. At the end of April, Gazprom stopped deliveries to Bulgaria due to non-payment in rubles .jpg” alt=”Bulgaria agreed to buy LNG from the US at prices lower than from Gazprom” /> Bulgaria will buy LNG from the US at […]

May 11, 2022

US will give Ukraine a second batch of Mi-17 helicopters

Photo: ruwikipedia According to CNN, on May 10, the US authorities began deliveries to Ukraine of another batch of Mi-17 helicopters. In total, 11 such aircraft will be sent. The Pentagon clarified that the Ukrainian military had already received a batch of Mi-17 helicopters from the United States earlier. The plans to deliver these helicopters to Kyiv were announced in January by an official representative […]

May 7, 2022

The Ministry of Defense announced the destruction of weapons from the US and Europe near Kharkov

The Russian military also intercepted three Ukrainian Tochka-U ballistic missiles and nine Smerch multiple rocket launchers in the Kharkiv region, Konashenkov said View of the building of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation Russian aviation struck at a railway station in the Kharkiv region of Ukraine and destroyed a large batch of weapons from the United States and Europe, said Defense Ministry spokesman […]

May 7, 2022

Washington Post learned about US purchases of new types of weapons for Ukraine

The United States plans to purchase laser-guided missiles, Puma handheld drones, and additional Switchblade kamikaze drones for Ukraine, writes The Washington Post “Switchblade” drone; The Pentagon decided to expand the supply of weapons and military equipment to Ukraine through purchases from US enterprises worth $136 million, The Washington Post reported. We are talking about laser-guided missiles, drones, binoculars and other military assistance. According to the […]

May 7, 2022

US to supply 25,000 artillery shells and radars to Ukraine

US to supply Ukraine with 25,000 artillery shells and $150 million worth of radars The cost of this military assistance package will be up to $150 million. will supply Ukraine with 25,000 artillery shells and radars” /> The new military aid package for Ukraine will include 25,000 155mm artillery shells, AN/TPQ-36 anti-artillery radars and jamming equipment, total the package will cost up to $150 million, […]

May 6, 2022

CNN learned about the transfer of US data to Kyiv on the location of the cruiser Moskva

According to CNN sources, Washington, at the request of Kyiv, provided data on the location of the cruiser shortly before the fire started on the ship. At the same time, the United States did not know exactly how Ukraine would use the intelligence data alt=”CNN learned about the transfer of US data to Kyiv on the location of the cruiser “Moskva”” /> Guards missile cruiser […]

May 5, 2022

Russian embassy urges US to redirect ‘irrepressible energy’

The American authorities recognize the connection between the rise in fuel prices in the United States and the sanctions imposed against Russian energy carriers, the Russian embassy said. The diplomatic mission urged the United States to redirect forces to solve their own problems The Russian Embassy called on the United States to redirect “irrepressible energy” /> International sanctions against Russia are counterproductive, with US officials […]

May 3, 2022

US allowed deals with Gazprom Germania until the end of September

All transactions involving Gazprom Germania or any legal entity in which the company owns a stake of 50% or more can be carried out until September 30, follows from the license of the Ministry of Finance. Previously, Gazprom ceased participation in the German subsidiary The US Department of the Treasury has allowed transactions involving Gazprom Germania GmbH until September 30, 2022, according to the general […]

May 2, 2022

Congress submitted a resolution on the involvement of the US military in Ukraine

The author of the resolution proposed to allow the use of US military forces in Ukraine if Russia uses chemical, biological or nuclear weapons. Earlier, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov said that the risks of nuclear war are very significant alt=”Resolution submitted to Congress to bring US military to Ukraine” /> US Congressman Adam Kinzinger US Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) introduced a draft resolution that allows […]

May 1, 2022

Georgia urges US to increase its political support

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili called on Western partners, including the United States, to “remember” Georgia and Moldova and demonstrate political support for these countries, which will be an “important signal” to Moscow Georgia now needs the political support of Western partners, including the United States , as an “important signal” for Moscow, President Salome Zurabishvili said in an interview with The Hill. She said she […]

May 1, 2022

FT reports talks between the US and Britain on the “Chinese threat” to Taiwan

Washington and London held high-level talks in March on closer cooperation to reduce the likelihood of a war with China over Taiwan. During the meeting, the parties studied emergency action plans for the first time “FT Reports US-UK Talks on 'China Threat' to Taiwan” /> The US and UK held high-level talks in early March to discuss options for closer cooperation to reduce the likelihood […]

May 1, 2022

FT learned about the discussion in China of protecting foreign assets from US sanctions

The FT's interlocutors reported that China is concerned about the freezing of foreign assets of the Bank of Russia and fears the introduction of such measures against Beijing “in the event of a regional military conflict or other crisis” Chinese regulators held an emergency meeting with local and international banks, where they discussed ways to protect China's overseas assets from possible US sanctions similar to […]

April 30, 2022

Lavrov called on the US and NATO to stop the supply of weapons to Ukraine

NATO publicly expresses support for Kyiv, but in fact it does everything to prevent the completion of the operation by reaching political agreements, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov said The US and NATO should change their minds and stop supplying weapons to Ukraine and ammunition if they are interested in resolving the crisis. This was stated by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in an interview with […]