Reuters: U.S. REOPENS KYIV EMBASSY ON WEDNESDAY EVENING AFTER THREE-MONTH CLOSURE DUE TO WAR— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) May 18, 2022
Ukrainian officials are growing frustrated with the Biden admin’s resistance to providing U.S.-made long-range rocket systems.— POLITICO (@politico) May 18, 2022
Kyiv said the weapon is critical to outgunning Russia in the heavy artillery duels raging across the Donbas. https://t.co/KcWhxI7cIF
NEW: The U.S. has gathered intelligence that shows some Russian officials have become concerned that Russian forces in the ravaged port city of Mariupol are carrying out grievous abuses.https://t.co/1dC8xchYGd— Aamer Madhani (@AamerISmad) May 19, 2022
NEW: The Biden administration is developing plans to further choke off Russia’s oil revenues, including imposing a price cap on Russian oil.— Cliff Levy (@cliffordlevy) May 19, 2022
The long-term goal: to destroy the country’s central role in the global energy economy.
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