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The announcement came after Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy landed in Washington for a meeting with President Joe Biden and an address to Congress.
An official has described to Defense News a standoff between the Navy and the Pentagon, and how the White House had to play arbitrator.
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin became the latest U.S. official to back Poland’s preliminary conclusion.
If Congress passes the request, it would bring the Ukraine aid total to more than $100 billion since March amid growing House Republican resistance.