Live updates | Biden: US sending another $150M in assistance

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden on Friday authorized the shipment of another $150 million in military assistance for Ukraine for artillery rounds and radar systems in its fight against Russia’s invading forces. Biden said the latest spending means his administration has “nearly exhausted” what Congress authorized for Ukraine in March and called on lawmakers to […]

Biden Pledges Double Assistance on Climate, a Key Issue at UN Meeting

President Biden said on Tuesday that his administration will seek to double the aid aimed at helping developing countries tackle climate change, increasing its April promise to about $11.4 billion a year by 2024. The word is thought to be critical to the success of the United Nations-led climate talks scheduled to take place in […]