Ukraine Conflict Escalates as Poroshenko Requests Aid

Ukraine Conflict Escalates as Poroshenko Requests Aid

As the Ukraine conflict escalates, President Petro Poroshenko has requested aid from the U.S., U.K., France, and Germany. Three cabinet-level officials are heading to Europe to meet with NATO allies. Until now, the United States has had a clear stance of not providing lethal weapons to Ukrainian forces, but Defense Secretary-nominee Ashton Carter is leaning […]