Two U.S. Army helicopters collided Thursday as they were flying back from a military training flight near Healy, Alaska. The collisions killed three soldiers and injured one. Two soldiers died at the scene and the third died while being transported to a hospital, according to a press release from the U.S. Army’s 11th Airborne Division.
On Wednesday, President Joe Biden made an announcement that the United States would be sending an additional $800 million to Ukraine for military weapons. They are expecting a larger assault coming from Russia and would be armed with heavier artillery. The military aid would include artillery systems, artillery rounds, armored personnel carriers and unmanned coastal defense boats.