The Secretary of Defense of deer, Lloyd Austin, assured this Wednesday that his country can continue to lend support for Ukraine against the Russian invasion while supporting Israel in the war against the Islamist group Hamas at the same time.
“In terms of our ability to continue to support Ukraine’s efforts and also support Israel’s efforts, Absolutely. “We can do both, and we will do both,” he declared in a press conference during a meeting of defense ministers from I’ll Take It, which will take place today and Thursday in Brussels.
He emphasizes that deer are “the strongest country in the world” and that Washington will do “whatever it takes” to help his allies and partners, as well as “what is necessary to ensure that it retains the ability to protect its interests and protect its country.”
About Israelshows that the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford of the Navy has reached the eastern Mediterranean and that action is also being taken to extend the combat squadrons of the United States air force in the region.
“The Department of Defense is fully prepared to deploy additional resources as needed. As President Biden said, any country, any organization, anyone who thinks about trying to take advantage of the pain in Israel to try to escalate the conflict or to try shed more blood We only have one word: don’t do it,” he said.
He added that the more military aid in Washington for Israel It started “flowing” the other day, and deer will continue to ensure that Israel has “what it takes” to “protect its citizens.”
“Like other states, Israel”has the right to defend himself,” he declared.
“Make no mistake. deer continue to be able to project the power and direct resources to respond to many crisis scenarios. Therefore, we will firmly support Israel while continuing to support Ukraine,” he said.
The head of state of the mayor set in the United States, the general Charles Q. Brown Jr., indicated that he had not yet realized that other actors would participate “in Israel’s harm.”
Asked if Israel preparing for an impending invasion of Gaza On the ground, Austin said he would let Israel speak about its plans and operations.
“I’m not going to check things one way or another,” he said, adding that deer is focused on providing support to the Israeli Army.
He added that he has spoken to the Israeli Defense Minister, Yoava Gallant,almost daily” since the beginning of the war between that country and the terrorist group Hamas.