U.S. Ships More Military Aid to Ukraine Amid Russian Conflict

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The U.S. military has shipped 90 tons of military cargo in support of Ukraine, which is in a state of conflict with Russia, NPR reported Saturday.

The lethal aid shipment includes ammunition for Ukrainian forces and is part of $200 million in additional U.S. president-approved support for the European country.

The total value of U.S. support to Ukraine over the past year is now $650 million, which consists of military equipment and related services.

Antony Blinken, the secretary of state, said in a Tweet posted Friday that the U.S. is utilizing all security cooperation resources available to boost Ukraine’s defenses against Russia.

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