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NATO Says Russia Massing Troops Along Ukrainian Border

Thursday, August 7, 2014 | Worthy News / World News

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KIEV (Worthy News)– NATO is concerned that Russia has massed 20,000 combat-ready troops along Ukraine's eastern border and could use the pretext of a humanitarian or peace-keeping mission to invade, Reuters reported.

Stating the conflict in Ukraine was fueled by Russia, NATO said in a statement that the troop build-up had further escalated "a dangerous situation".

"We're not going to guess what's on Russia's mind, but we can see what Russia is doing on the ground – and that is of great concern. Russia has amassed around 20,000 combat-ready troops on Ukraine’s eastern border," NATO spokeswoman Oana Lungescu said in an emailed statement. — Source

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