The State Department has approved the sale of M1 Abrams tanks to Poland as regional tensions continue to rise as Russian aggression on its border with Ukraine builds.
Defense Security Cooperation Agency Director Heidi Grant is stepping down after 15 months in the role.
Poland wants 32 F-35A models to replace its legacy Russian fleet of fighters.
By Aaron Mehta
The deal is structured for 66 jets for $8 billion.