(WASHINGTON) -- John Kirby, the spokesperson for the White House's National Security Council, on Sunday defended the Biden administration's decision to send controversial cluster munitions to Ukraine despite the weapons' risk to civilians -- and numerous other countries forbidding their use.In an interview with... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Brittney Griner is doing well while recovering in Texas after being freed from Russian detention and returning to the U.S. last week, White House National Security Council spokesman John Kirby said Sunday."She's [in] San Antonio at the Brooke Army Medical Center getting... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It's still "too soon to know" whether the Russian government was behind Monday's cyberattacks on over a dozen U.S. airports, according to White House National Security Council spokesman John Kirby."We just don't really understand fully who's behind this, what the motivation... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House believes "the stakes are very high right now" with Russia amid Vladimir Putin's struggles in Ukraine and his references to his nuclear arsenal, but President Joe Biden's warning of possible "Armageddon" wasn't about an imminent threat, a top Biden... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said Russian forces are "broadening their target sets" after rockets hit a Ukrainian military base near the Polish border overnight."Look, this is the third now military facility or airfield that the Russians had struck in western Ukraine... Read More.