"The United States will continue to stand with Ukraine in their fight for freedom against Russia’s aggression, both now and into the future,” he said.
Military officials said the cause of the helicopter crash during a training mission is under investigation, but there are no indications of hostile activity.
The U.S. Secretary of State, though, explained the U.S. ally has no intention of running Gaza as the next day for the territory remains unclear.
The defense secretary shared concerns about China’s break from international laws and norms that resolve disputes peacefully and without coercion.
“I’m concerned about at some point having an incident that could very, very quickly spiral out of control," the U.S. defense secretary said.
The U.S. military released video of a confrontation between Russian fighter jets and an American drone over the Black Sea.
American officials say the drone was flying in international airspace when a Russian fighter jet struck one of its propellers.
"Just as he made the irresponsible decision to invade Ukraine, he could make another decision," Lloyd Austin told CNN's Fareed Zakaria.
The top U.S. general gave the blistering assessment of Russia's Ukraine campaign alongside Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin.
D.C. Mayor Bowser said she might still be able to come to an agreement as two Southern states keep busing migrants to the capital.