Ukrainian Officials Rejected Demands By Russian Forces To Lay Down Their Arms In City Of Mariupol


UKRAINE (April 17, 2022)---Ukrainian officials have rejected demands by Russian forces that defenders of the city of Mariupol should lay down their arms. Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said in an interview with ABC that Ukrainian forces still in the city would "fight to the end". Troops of the Azov Battalion are…

First Lady Biden and President Biden Participated In Christening Of Submarine USS Delaware


DELAWARE  (April 3, 2022)-- First Lady  Jill Biden and President Joe Biden today participated in the official commissioning of the Virginia-class attack submarine USS Delaware at the Port of Wilmington in Delaware. The first lady serves as sponsor of the ship and participated in its christening in October 2018. Officials…

Tens Of Thousands Of Ukrainians Fleeing As Russian Troops Pressed Their Advance Into The Country’s Capital of Kyiv


MEDYKA, Poland (February 26, 2022) — Dragging suitcases and carrying children, tens of thousands of Ukrainians rushed to the borders Saturday as invading Russian troops pressed their advance into Ukraine, moving toward the country’s capital of Kyiv. Nearly 120,000 people have so far fled Ukraine into Poland and other neighboring…

Pentagon Approved The Deployment of 700 Unarmed National Guard Troops to Nation’s Capital For Trucker Convoys Protest


WASHINGTON (February 23, 2022) — The Pentagon has approved the deployment of 700 unarmed National Guard troops to the nation’s capital as it prepares for trucker convoys that are planning protests against pandemic restrictions beginning next week. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin approved the request Tuesday from the District of Columbia…