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Jun 01 2022
On Tuesday, President Joe Biden announced in a New York Times opinion (Left bias) piece that he would provide Ukraine with "more advanced rockets systems and munitions" as part of a $700 million weapons package to help the country defend against Russia's invasion.
This is the 4th major weapons portion and 11th aid package the U.S. has approved for Ukraine since the invasion started,Defense One The Post Millennial NBC News (Online)
Sep 21 2019
The Pentagon plans to send additional military personnel and missiles in response to last week's attack on a major Saudi Arabian oil outpost. It's not immediately clear how many troops will be deployed.
Most reporting focused on military officials' descriptions of the troops as "defensive," and of the operation as "modest."The Hill NBC News (Online) Washington Examiner
May 24 2018
Perspectives BlogPresident Trump on Thursday canceled the much anticipated summit with North Korea in a letter to Kim Jong Un that cited “tremendous anger and open hostility” from the country. Supporters of the decision argue that the president made the right call in the wake of North Korea's recent remarks about the US, which mocked Vice President Mike Pence and pointed to a potential nuclear confrontation. John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Jun 14 2018
Perspectives BlogPresident Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un met for a summit in Singapore on Tuesday, closing with a signed agreement that said Pyongyang would establish "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula." Some on the Right have celebrated the meeting as a success and are optimistic that steps have been taken towards dismantling Kim's nuclear weapons program. However, many on John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Jun 30 2022
Russian forces retreated from Zmiinyi (Snake) Island in the Black Sea — which sits on a key shipping lane — after repeated attacks by Ukraine, Ukrainian officials said.
Snake Island was captured by Russian forces in late February; it gained international fame when Ukrainian troops stationed there refused to surrender, saying, “Russian warship, go f--- yourself!” The island sits aboutFox News (Online News) NPR (Online News) The Kyiv Independent
Jun 27 2022
At this year's Group of Seven meeting, Ukraine's war and China's global influence are the main focus.
President Joe Biden joined the leaders of the other G7 countries — Canada, Japan, Germany, Italy, France and the U.K. — for the group's annual 3-day summit in the German Alps. The group met virtually with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who reportedly told the group that heCNN (Online News) Reuters Fox Business
Oct 19 2017
Perspectives BlogIn the past, the president had suggested that the U.S. might pull out of the Iran nuclear deal previously established under his predecessor. This week, President Trump announced that he would be decertifying the deal, but not pulling out of it. This action sends the deal back to Congress in an effort to make the restrictions tougher. Other news from AllSides: How do we accelerate a shift John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Jan 08 2020
In a televised address to the nation Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump conveyed his stance that the recently reignited conflict with Iran will subside. This comes after the Iranian military launched missiles on two Iraqi military bases housing U.S. troops Tuesday night.
Reporting outlets focused mainly on Trump's statements, putting them in relevant context with recent events;New York Times (News) USA TODAY Fox News (Online News)
Feb 25 2022
Kyiv, the capital city of Ukraine, came under multiple missile strikes Friday morning as Ukrainian citizens brace for battle against Russian forces who continue to advance through the country.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky confirmed that Russian "enemy sabotage groups" have entered Kyiv and urged Ukrainians to defend the country. According to the Ministry of Defense, 18,000The Daily Caller Financial Times Daily Beast
Aug 10 2017
Perspectives BlogThis week, tensions have increased between North Korea and America. North Korea has been testing missiles over the last several months at an increased frequency and President Trump made a statement Tuesday that any action would be met with "fire and fury" from the U.S.. He has since stated that maybe that threat didn't go far enough after North Koreans laughed it off. Some are concerned that the John Gable, AllSides Co-founder