Robert Delaney
Robert Delaney
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

On Balance by Robert Delaney

Why is Mitch McConnell breaking with Republicans and backing US aid for Ukraine?

  • Senate Minority leader’s call for more support for Ukraine shows the split between ascendant right-wing Republicans and the party’s old guard
  • Some in the party’s far right have questioned US support for Ukraine and expressed cultural views in line with those of Vladimir Putin

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