US Senate rebukes Russia attack on Ukraine ships, urges Trump to follow suit

Defense News: The U.S. Senate has passed a measure which “strongly condemns” Russia’s attack on the Ukrainian navy in the Kerch Strait — and called on the president to do likewise.

The upper chamber approved the resolution by unanimous consent late Thursday, hours after Trump announced on Twitter he was cancelling a meeting with Putin that had been scheduled for Saturday in Buenos Aires over Russia’s failure to return Ukrainian ships and sailors it seized on Sunday.

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