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U.S. aid to reach Ukraine 'within days,' ambassador says during Michigan trip

Detroit news 24 Apr 2024
aid package for Ukraine, which passed a contentious but bipartisan vote in the House over the weekend, could result in supplies and financial assistance reaching the war-torn country “within days,” according to the U.S.
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Construction has not begun on US pier for Gaza, but Pentagon says it’s ‘on track’ to open in coming weeks

Stars and Stripes 23 Apr 2024
The operation is meant to provide a new way to deliver badly needed aid into Gaza ... One of those ships, the USNS 2nd Lt ... Ryder said the new port would be able to accept military and civilian ships carrying aid once it is operational.
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Will the Freedom Flotilla Sail to Gaza?

Dissident Voice 23 Apr 2024
The best scenario, they said, is that our three ships–one carrying 5,500 tons of humanitarian aid and two carrying the passengers–will reach Gaza and accomplish our mission ... Through IHH, millions of supporters donated money to buy and stock the ships.
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MSC supports new purpose-built Mercy Ships hospital ship

Seatrade Maritime News 23 Apr 2024
The ship will accommodate around 600 crew, patients and guests onboard ... Training and advocacy capacity will be increased by the new ship’s facilities, aiding in the charity’s efforts to boost the capacities of local healthcare systems.
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Ukraine moves to cut off consular services for military-age men abroad

Stars and Stripes 23 Apr 2024
UK pledges a major increase in defense spending as it gives Ukraine $620 million in new military aid EU weighs sanctions on firms shipping weapons tech to Russia Russia threatens to increase strikes ...
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Authorities call for vigilance amid heightened volcanic activity

Vietnam News 23 Apr 2024
... to transport aid to affected residents. Meanwhile, the Indonesian Navy and the National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) have deployed several ships to help transport the aid and evacuate people.
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Ukraine strikes Russian ship in annexed Crimea

Dawn 22 Apr 2024
Ukraine said on Sunday its navy had struck a salvage ship belonging to Russia’s Black Sea fleet on the annexed Crimean peninsula, putting it out of service ... Kremlin claims advances near Chasiv Yar as Kyiv hails fresh aid.
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Ships to challenge blockade by Israel

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 Apr 2024
The latest flotilla mission, which will include a cargo ship carrying more than 5,000 tons of aid, comes as global attention on Gaza's worsening humanitarian crisis has waned, shifting to the escalating conflict between Israel and Iran.
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World Food Program agrees to Gaza work

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 Apr 2024
World Food Program has agreed to help deliver aid for the starving civilians of Gaza once the U.S ... Offshore, the Army will build a large floating platform where ships can unload pallets of aid.
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FREEDOM FIGHTERS AT SEA: GAZA FLOTILLA PARTICIPANTS TO HAVE LEGAL BACKUP

Malaysian National News Agency 22 Apr 2024
FFC has previously confirmed that three ships ... These ships will carry urgent humanitarian aid such as medical supplies, food packages, clothing, tents, and several vehicles including eight ambulances.
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Japan Navy helicopters crash: Major search operation ongoing

The Philadelphia Inquirer 22 Apr 2024
Ten ships and five aircraft from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force were combing the waters, aided by others from the Air ...
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Major search operation after Japan navy choppers crash

The Philadelphia Inquirer 22 Apr 2024
Ten ships and five aircraft from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force were combing the waters, aided by others from the Air ...
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Cyprus President's Urgent Call: 'We're Reaching Capacity' Amid Migration Surge from Lebanon

Greek City Times 22 Apr 2024
He explained that with this in place, it would be much easier to transport more humanitarian aid to Gaza using two or even three ships ... of the ban on sailing ships from Cyprus to Gaza after 17 years.
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Letter to the editor: 'Uncommitted' sends message to Democratic Party

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 22 Apr 2024
no votes for genocide ... • An end to the siege of Gaza. • Reinstatement of humanitarian aid and UNRWA funding ... aid to Israel ... The United States, under Biden’s leadership, has been shipping weapons to Israel on close to a daily basis ... ....
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‘Y’all better be voting uncommitted’: Pennsylvania organizers are using memes to encourage ‘uncommitted’ protest votes

The Daily Dot 22 Apr 2024
After Hamas's October 7 attack on Israel, Biden showed unwavering support for Israel and sent the country weapons and monetary aid ... One meme likens Biden giving Israel "weapons to bomb more playgrounds" to a cargo ship overflowing with goods and U.S.
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