More Senators Seek Military Aid to Ukraine

July 30, 2014 10:44 PM

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Democratic senators joined their Republican colleagues Wednesday in calling for some U.S. military aid to Ukraine after receiving a closed-door briefing from senior Obama administration officials.

Sens. Carl Levin of Michigan, the Armed Services Committee chairman, and Bill Nelson of Florida added themselves to the small but growing chorus of lawmakers favoring weapons deliveries to Ukraine's military to fight Russia-backed rebels in the east of the country. Thus far the Obama administration ...

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