Capitol Report (April 27): Russia Cuts Off Natural Gas to Two NATO Countries

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In a major escalation, Russia shut off natural gas supply to two NATO countries. How did they respond, and what does it mean for the United States?

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he will speak in detail about the U.S. national security strategy for China, in the coming weeks.

Washington’s political elites gathered at the Washington National Cathedral for Madeline Albright’s funeral. Albright was America’s first woman secretary of state. Three Democrat presidents were in attendance.

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