Recent developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. All times EDT:
12:10: The war in Ukraine has taken a heavy toll on civilians as families separate. In this video that was released on Facebook, a Ukrainian mother was reunited with her police officer after 74 days apart.
The video was posted by police in Kharkiv, Ukraine, on May 9, 2022, Reuters reported.
12:01: US House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a bill approves nearly $ 40 billion in new military and humanitarian aid to Ukraine, $ 7 billion more than President Joe Biden asked for last week. The measure still needs to be approved by the Senate.
Biden has said his administration has “almost exhausted” its existing power to send weapons and other military equipment from the Pentagon’s warehouse. VOA White House Chief of Staff Patsy Widakuswara submitted this report.
Some information in this report came from the Associated Press, Reuters and Agence France-Presse.