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US arming of Ukraine is a scandal on its own

There is growing evidence that President Donald Trump briefly froze U.S. military assistance to Ukraine for political goals. Max Blumenthal explores how the Ukrainegate scandal overlooks the dangers of those weapons sales to Ukraine and the corrupt interests behind it.

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How Russiagate helped secure a dangerous arms deal

By Max Blumenthal / Truthdig

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Congress’ gargantuan new military spending bill forks over unprecedented sums to Israel and Ukraine

Congress’ new National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) includes hundreds of millions for Israeli missiles and Ukrainian troops’ medical care, at US taxpayers’ expense.

By Max Blumenthal / AlterNet

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