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#Yatsenyuk calls for de-escalation while #NATO notes further buildup of troops in hungry east

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk (R) gives a press conference with Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg (L) after talks in Kiev on November 18, 2014. 624 more words


Ukraine, Russian troops and the US

NATO has observed columns of Russian equipment, primarily Russian tanks, Russian artillery, Russian air defense systems, and Russian combat troops entering Ukraine over the last 48 hours. 176 more words

World And Politics

#Kyiv Says 200 Rebels Killed, #Russian #Tanks, #Troops Cross Over Border

A helmet and ammunition belonging to a pro-Russian fighter are seen in the Slovyanoserbsk district of eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk region.

Ukrainian authorities say artillery fired by government forces has killed up to 200 pro-Russian separatists in the country’s east amid reports of Russian tanks and soldiers crossing the border. 449 more words


Defense Ministry Dismisses Reports of Russian Paratroopers Killed in Ukraine | #DmitryGudkov #Russia #paratroopers

Rebels stand in front of what they say is a mass grave with five bodies, in the town of Nizhnaya Krinka, eastern Ukraine. Marko Djurica / Reuters… 811 more words


NATO Sees Pullback of Russian Troops From Ukraine Border #NATO #Russia #Ukraine

Russian soldiers march during rehearsals for the Victory Day military parade in Dvortsovaya Square in St. Petersburg. Alexander Demianchuk / Reuters

NATO has observed a significant withdrawal of Russian forces from inside Ukraine, but many Russian troops remain stationed nearby, an alliance military spokesman said on Wednesday. 202 more words