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Stay current with all the latest and breaking news from Lloyd Austin, compare headlines and perspectives between news sources on stories happening today. In total, 365 stories have been published about Lloyd Austin which Ground News has aggregated in the past 3 months.

Media Bias Breakdown

How is the media covering Lloyd Austin?

Lloyd Austin often is covered by Right Media sources.
Left: 30%
Center: 28%
Right: 42%
Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III
91% of the news @SecDef interacts with on Twitter is Centrist


Latest News Stories

Europe · Washington

In Kyiv, Blinken and Austin announce aid, diplomatic surge

36% Center coverage: 72 sources
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin met with Ukrainian President Volodomyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv. Austin said the nature of the fight in Ukraine had changed now that Russia has pulled away from the wooded northern regions to focus on the eastern industrial heartland of the Donbas.See the Story
Europe · Kyiv

Ukraine seeks heavy weapons from U.S. at Kyiv talks, Zelenskiy says

39% Center coverage: 51 sources
Russian forces try to storm a steel plant housing soldiers and civilians in Mariupol. Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy says he will meet Sunday with the U.S. secretary of state, Antony Blinken. A 3-month-old baby was among eight people killed when Russia fired cruise missiles at the Black Sea port city of Odesa.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

Pentagon ‘evaluating’ policies after Supreme Court abortion decision

37% Center coverage: 43 sources
Abortion is codified in Connecticut, but a move to make it part of the state constitution fell short this year. The state did take steps to make sure abortion providers and patients are protected from the reach of other states. Abortion rights advocates in Connecticut view the decision as a wake-up call to do more to expand reproductive health care access.See the Story
Europe · Washington

US vows to move 'heaven and earth' on bolstering Ukraine

58% Center coverage: 38 sources
U.S. defense chief urges Ukraine's allies to get more and heavier weapons to Kyiv. Russian forces rained fire on eastern and southern Ukraine amid new fears that the fighting could spill over the country's borders. Poland and Bulgaria say the Kremlin is cutting off natural gas supplies starting Wednesday.See the Story
Europe · Washington

US Wants Russia 'Weakened' So It Cannot Invade Again: Pentagon Chief

39% Right coverage: 18 sources
US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin has said he hopes Russian losses in Ukraine will deter its leadership from repeating its actions. He added that Ukraine can still win the war if given the right support and praised the efforts of its military. "We want to see Russia weakened to the degree that it can't do the kinds of things that it has done in invading Ukraine," the US military chief said.See the Story
US & Canada · Ukraine

U.S. promises more Ukraine aid, Biden announces veteran envoy

59% Center coverage: 12 sources
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin met with Ukrainian President Volodomyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv. Austin: "We believe that they can win if they have the right equipment, the right support, and we're going to do everything we can & to ensure that gets to them" Ukraine's foreign minister: "As long as Russian soldiers put a foot on Ukrainian soil, nothing is enough"See the Story
Europe · Kyiv

US Menhan Says Ukraine Can Win War with Right Equipment

39% Left coverage: 13 sources
Top U.S. officials promise Ukraine's president hundreds of millions of dollars in new aid. Britain says Russia has yet to achieve a significant breakthrough in its offensive in the Donbas region. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is scheduled to travel to Turkey, Moscow and Kyiv.See the Story
Europe · Washington

Blinken, Ukraine FM Kuleba discuss return of US diplomats to Kyiv

60% Right coverage: 5 sources
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba to follow up on their April 24 meeting in Kyiv. On Thursday, US President Joe Biden asked the US Congress for USD 33 billion in emergency supplemental funding to support Ukraine. The request comes on top of about USD 4 billion in military aid the Biden administration has already committed to Ukraine.See the Story
US & Canada · Richmond

Youngkin urges Defense secretary to ‘indefinitely postpone’ Army Guard vaccine mandate

100% Center coverage: 7 sources
Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) urged Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin to postpone implementation of the coronavirus vaccine mandate for Army National Guard Troops. The letter, which was also signed by Republican Virginia Reps. Bob Good, Rob Whittman, Ben Cline and Morgan Griffith, argues that the mandate will drive members of Virginia's national guard away. Soldiers in the Army Reserve and National Guard have until Thursday to receive the vaccine or get an exemption.See the Story
US & Canada · Ukraine

Defense leaders say Russia learning from mistakes in Ukraine

50% Left coverage: 8 sources
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Gen. Mark Milley told a Senate Appropriations subcommittee that the most critical things that Ukraine needs are anti-tank, anti-aircraft and shoulder-fired surface-to-air missiles. Milley added that with the fighting now concentrated in the eastern Donbas region, Ukrainian forces also need more tanks and other mechanized vehicles.See the Story
US & Canada · Washington

Abortion ban: one more obstacle faced by US servicewomen

75% Center coverage: 4 sources
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin vowed to review Pentagon policies to "ensure we continue to provide seamless access to reproductive health care" But he stopped short of announcing any new measures to help the more than 230,000 women serving in the US military. Military medics can perform abortions only in cases of proven rape or incest, or if the mother's life is in danger.See the Story

Army National Guard troops risk dismissal as vaccine deadline looms

67% Right coverage: 3 sources
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin last year ordered all service members — active-duty, National Guard and Reserves — to get the vaccine.See the Story

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