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Friday, August 25, 2017

Mattis: US 'actively reviewing' sending weapons to Ukraine

War, War and More War

  • Call me a "Crazy Blogger", which I am, but the Military-Industrial Complex is a lot more interested in war with Russia and shipping arms to Islamists than in securing America's borders.

(The Hill)  -  Defense Secretary James Mattis said Thursday that the Trump administration is “actively reviewing” whether to provide weapons to Ukrainians who are fighting Russian-backed rebels.
“On the defensive lethal weapons, we are actively reviewing it,” Mattis said during a press conference alongside Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.
“I will go back, now, having seen the current situation, and be able to inform the secretary of State and the president in very specific terms what I recommend for the direction ahead.”
Mattis spoke during a visit to Kiev. He is the first Defense secretary to visit Ukraine since 2007 and his trip was timed to coincide with Ukrainian Independence Day, including participating in a ceremony to mark the occasion.
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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

they are selling trebuchets to Kiev , and slingshots too
QUACK ... total QUACK