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Ukraine Latest: Germany Can Withstand Gas Halt; US Eyes Drones

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WATCH: Naftogaz CEO Vitrenko says a resolution to the clash between Russia and Ukraine over natural gas sent via pipelines to Europe is in Russia’s hands.Source: Bloomberg
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Germany could weather a ban on Russian gas if it prepares properly, its economy minister told a magazine, as Kyiv and Moscow clashed over natural gas supplies sent via pipelines to Europe. 

The US is looking to send to Ukraine an advanced version of a dive-bombing, armor-piercing drone. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said Russian President Vladimir Putin doesn’t want to escalate the war into a full-blown conflict with NATO.