DoD Press Secretary said On July 20th Israel requested ammunition from the Pentagon, three days later the weapons “were therefore delivered to the Israeli Defense Force.”
The team will travel to Ukraine next week, compromising of 3-5 DoD civilians and contractors with expertise “to address their mid- and long-term needs through support for defense institution building, training, education, and other assistance.”
Pentagon Press Secretary Adm. John Kirby considers the Russian forces “capable across a wide spectrum of military operations.”
Ukrainian separatists could be heavily equipped with tanks, armored vehicles and rockets “potentially today”
The Pentagon confirmed, following the State briefing, that Russia is firing into Ukraine, targeting military posts.
The Pentagon currently houses 2,500 undocumented children, on three military bases, who have fled Central America where crime is on the rise.
Pentagon Spokesman Col. Steve Warren said that Russia continues to supply the Ukrainian separatists with weapons and “includes training on air defense systems.”
The SA-11 Russian-built surface-to-air missile system could have easily been crossed into the border of eastern Ukraine with the assistance of the Russians, the Pentagon said.
The bill, which passed unanimously via a voice vote, budgets $549.3 billion in base and overseas contingency operation funding.