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Stars And Stirpes: Opinion

The costs and risks of the new Ukraine aid package. Views expressed in the geopolitical opionion are those of the reporters and correspondents. Accessed on 17 May 2022, 0211 UTC. Content supplied by email subscription to "Stars And Stripes:  Opinion." Source: Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts ( May 16, 2022  |  View in browser The costs and risks of the new Ukraine aid package The Biden administration’s massive $33 billion aid request for Ukraine is the latest initiative in the effort to provide weaponry needed by Ukraine to fend off the Russian invasion of their country. But the sheer size of the package, coupled with recent administration statements that suggest the U.S. goal has shifted from helping defend Ukraine to “weakening Russia,” provide cause for concern. R