In the past week, Russian troops have arrived at the country’s border with Ukraine. As a NATO ally with Ukraine, the United States is already sending a message that we are ready to defend them should it become necessary.
On Friday, FlightRadar24 showed the path of the United States’ Global Hawk drone. Known for collecting valuable information about potential battlefields, the Global Hawk was shown flying over areas where pro-Russian separatists have amassed in Ukraine.
The fact that the Global Hawk’s position was broadcasted is a clear reminder to Russia that American troops are standing ready. Should the need arise, the United States is not afraid to protect our ally, Ukraine.
This surveillance mission comes on the heels of Russian troops arriving at the Ukraine