U.S. Senate talks on omnibus spending bill hit snag over Ukraine defense money -Republican leader McConnell

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senate Minority Leader McConnell departs after a full-Senate briefing on Ukraine at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senate talks on an omnibus spending bill to fund the U.S. government have hit a snag over defense spending related to Ukraine, Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday.

(Reporting by David Morgan; Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chris Reese)