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Blinken in Kyiv says US arms will make a difference as Ukraine reels from new Russian offensive

Blinken in Kyiv says US arms will make a difference as Ukraine reels from new Russian offensive

Matthew Lee, Associated Press  |  Posted May 14 - 7:32 p.m.

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken says that American military aid on its way to Ukraine will make a "real difference" on the battlefield. The remarks Tuesday came as the top diplomat made an unannounced visit to reassure an ally facing a fierce new Russian offensive.
Russia announces nuclear drills after Western officials talk of deepening involvement in Ukraine

Russia announces nuclear drills after Western officials talk of deepening involvement in Ukraine

Associated Press  |  Posted May 6 - 2:35 p.m.

Russia's Defense Ministry says it plans to hold drills simulating the use of battlefield nuclear weapons. The announcement Monday came days after the Kremlin reacted angrily to comments by senior Western officials about the war in Ukraine.
On Orthodox Easter, Zelenskyy calls on Ukrainians to unite in prayer

On Orthodox Easter, Zelenskyy calls on Ukrainians to unite in prayer

Pavel Polityuk and Lidia Kelly, Reuters  |  Posted May 5 - 3:02 p.m.

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy called on his fellow Ukrainians on Orthodox Easter on Sunday to unite in prayer for each other and the soldiers on the front line, saying God — who has a "Ukrainian flag on his shoulder" — will lead to life defeating death.
NATO drills show it is preparing for potential conflict with Russia, Moscow says

NATO drills show it is preparing for potential conflict with Russia, Moscow says

Reuters  |  Posted May 4 - 9:49 a.m.

NATO's four-month-long military exercises near Russia's borders, known as Steadfast Defender, are proof the alliance is preparing for a potential conflict with Russia, a spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.
Idaho woman whose son died fighting in Ukraine travels to nation, shares healing experience

Idaho woman whose son died fighting in Ukraine travels to nation, shares healing experience

Andrea Olson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted May 3 - 8:05 a.m.

An Idaho mother who lost her son in 2022 after he fought in Ukraine recently returned from a trip to Ukraine and said it was healing to walk the streets her son did and serve the people.
Congresswoman was born and raised in Ukraine voted against aid for her homeland

Congresswoman was born and raised in Ukraine voted against aid for her homeland

Isabella Volmert, Associated Press  |  Posted April 29 - 1:19 p.m.

U.S. Rep. Victoria Spartz is the first and only Ukrainian-born member of Congress. In the first days of the war, she emerged as a natural voice for Ukraine. She recently voted against sending $61 billion of aid to the country.
Report: US intelligence believes Putin probably didn't order Navalny to be killed

Report: US intelligence believes Putin probably didn't order Navalny to be killed

Reuters  |  Posted April 28 - 8:03 a.m.

U.S. intelligence agencies have determined that Russian President Vladimir Putin probably didn't order opposition politician Alexei Navalny killed at an Arctic prison camp in February, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
The US quietly shipped long-range missiles to Ukraine

The US quietly shipped long-range missiles to Ukraine

Steve Holland and Idrees Ali, Reuters  |  Posted April 24 - 10:25 p.m.

The United States in recent weeks secretly shipped long-range missiles to Ukraine for use in its battle to fight off Russian invaders, and Ukraine has now used them twice, a U.S. official said on Wednesday.
Biden signs Ukraine aid, TikTok ban bills after Republican battle

Biden signs Ukraine aid, TikTok ban bills after Republican battle

Trevor Hunnicutt and Jeff Mason, Reuters  |  Posted April 24 - 9:44 a.m.

President Joe Biden signed a hard-fought bill into law on Wednesday that provides billions of dollars of new aid to Ukraine for its war with Russia, notching a rare bipartisan victory for the president as he seeks reelection and ending months of wrangling with Republicans in Congress.
Senate overwhelmingly passes aid for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan with big bipartisan vote

Senate overwhelmingly passes aid for Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan with big bipartisan vote

Lolita C. Baldor and Aamer Madhani, Associated Press  |  Posted April 23 - 9:08 p.m.

The Senate has passed $95 billion in war aid to Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan, sending the legislation to President Joe Biden after months of delays.
Utah Sen. Mike Lee rallying Senate to kill foreign aid bill for Ukraine, Israel

Utah Sen. Mike Lee rallying Senate to kill foreign aid bill for Ukraine, Israel

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 8:31 p.m.

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, hopes to block the Senate passage of a foreign aid package for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies.
Russia says US facing humiliation in Ukraine like in Vietnam

Russia says US facing humiliation in Ukraine like in Vietnam

Guy Faulconbridge, Reuters  |  Posted April 21 - 11:01 a.m.

Russia said on Sunday U.S. lawmakers' support for $60.84 billion more in aid for Ukraine showed that Washington was wading much deeper into a hybrid war against Moscow that would end in humiliation on a par with the Vietnam or Afghanistan conflicts.
House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle

House passes billions in aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle

Stephen Groves and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted April 20 - 10:21 p.m.

The House is pushing swiftly through a series of votes in a rare weekend session toward approving a $95 billion package of foreign aid for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies.
Idaho mother whose son died fighting in Ukraine wants to travel there and pay it forward

Idaho mother whose son died fighting in Ukraine wants to travel there and pay it forward

Andrea Olson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted April 14 - 9:20 p.m.

An Idaho mother who lost her son in 2022 after he fought in Ukraine wants to give back to the people who cared for him by traveling to the country.
Ambassador of Ukraine to US meets with Utah state and church leaders

Ambassador of Ukraine to US meets with Utah state and church leaders

Erin Cox, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 12 - 9:29 a.m.

For the first time, the Ukrainian ambassador to the U.S. paid the Beehive State a visit.
US general warns time running out for Ukraine without more aid

US general warns time running out for Ukraine without more aid

Phil Stewart and Idrees Ali, Reuters  |  Posted April 10 - 5:33 p.m.

The top U.S. general in Europe told Congress on Wednesday that Ukraine will run out of artillery shells and air defense interceptors "in fairly short order" without U.S. support, leaving them vulnerable to a partial or total defeat.
Orem woman's support for Ukraine unflagging after 2 years: 'I'm in it for the long haul'

Orem woman's support for Ukraine unflagging after 2 years: 'I'm in it for the long haul'

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted April 2 - 3:08 p.m.

Lindsey Bohn will travel later this month to Ukraine for the fourth time to help distribute aid in the war-torn nation as U.S. lawmakers debate continued financial assistance.
Senate candidate Brent Hatch doesn't want the US to be the 'sole policemen' of the world

Senate candidate Brent Hatch doesn't want the US to be the 'sole policemen' of the world

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted April 1 - 8:52 p.m.

U.S. Senate candidate Brent Hatch believes further aid to Ukraine should come from European nations, but said "I think we need to defeat (Russian President Vladimir) Putin."
Death toll from attack on Moscow concert hall reaches 133

Death toll from attack on Moscow concert hall reaches 133

Associated Press  |  Posted March 23 - 8:34 a.m.

Russia's top state investigative agency says the death toll in the Moscow concert hall attack has risen to 133. The attack Friday on a sprawling mall and concert venue left many wounded.
Gunmen kill more than 60 in concert attack near Moscow, Islamic State claims responsibility

Gunmen kill more than 60 in concert attack near Moscow, Islamic State claims responsibility

Guy Faulconbridge and Andrew Osborn, Reuters  |  Posted March 22 - 10:10 p.m.

Camouflage-clad gunmen opened fire at concertgoers with automatic weapons on Friday, killing at least 60 people and injuring 145 more in an attack claimed by Islamic State militants.
Here's why gas prices are ticking up again

Here's why gas prices are ticking up again

Art Raymond, Deseret News  |  Posted March 20 - 7:19 a.m.

U.S. gas prices are inching back up as seasonal fuel blend changes and international conflict contribute to more pain at the pump well ahead of the upcoming summer travel season.
Putin extends rule in predetermined Russian election after harshest crackdown since Soviet era

Putin extends rule in predetermined Russian election after harshest crackdown since Soviet era

Emma Burrows, Dasha Litvinova and Jim Heintz, Associated Press  |  Posted March 18 - 5:33 p.m.

President Vladimir Putin extended his reign over Russia in a landslide election whose outcome was never in doubt, declaring his determination to advance deeper into Ukraine and dangling new threats against the West.
Putin warns again that Russia is ready to use nuclear weapons if its sovereignty is threatened

Putin warns again that Russia is ready to use nuclear weapons if its sovereignty is threatened

Associated Press  |  Posted March 13 - 5:33 p.m.

President Vladimir Putin says that Russia is ready to use nuclear weapons if its sovereignty or independence is threatened. It was another blunt warning to the West just days before a Russian presidential election.
Poland's foreign minister says the presence of NATO troops in Ukraine is 'not unthinkable'

Poland's foreign minister says the presence of NATO troops in Ukraine is 'not unthinkable'

Vanessa Gera, Associated Press  |  Posted March 10 - 9:12 a.m.

Poland's foreign minister says the presence of NATO forces "is not unthinkable" and that he appreciates the French president for not ruling out that idea.
Utah double amputee to travel to Ukraine to help others in similar situations

Utah double amputee to travel to Ukraine to help others in similar situations

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 8 - 2:04 p.m.

A man who lost both hands after an electric accident is preparing for his most ambitious attempt yet to help other amputees.