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Ukraine Latest: US Gives Additional $400 Million in Military Aid

A rescue worker at the site of a destroyed building following a Russian attack, in Kharkiv, Ukraine.

A rescue worker at the site of a destroyed building following a Russian attack, in Kharkiv, Ukraine.

Photographer: Sergey Bobok/AFP/Getty Images

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The US announced a new military aid package of about $400 million that includes high-precision artillery to improving targeting of Russian forces and equipment. 

President Volodymyr Zelenskiy visited front-line troops in the Dnipropetrovsk region on Friday in a rare foray from Kyiv. Germany expects Canada to release a key part for a Russian gas pipeline that’s been caught up in sanctions, a move that could ease the squeeze on gas flows to Europe as natural gas prices are set to post another weekly advance.