Biden OKs training Ukrainian pilots on F-16s


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President Biden on Friday approved a plan to train Ukrainian troops on F-16 fighter jets, moving Kyiv a step closer to receiving the military aircraft after more than a year of pleading. Biden reportedly made the announcement during a meeting of the G-7 in Hiroshima, where the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the US are meeting to discuss security concerns such as the growing threats from Russia, China and North Korea. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky — who is expected to meet with the G-7 on Saturday — has been begging the US and other...