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Russian Troops Ukraine

Putin Says Moscow Could Take Kiev In 2 Weeks

Associated Press (JIM HEINTZ)/HuffPost | By PETER LEONARD | Posted 11.02.2014 | World

As Russian forces become a more common sight in Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin has reportedly said that his forces could take Kiev "in two ...

U.S. Says Russian-Directed Counteroffensive Likely Underway In Ukraine

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2014 | World

WASHINGTON, Aug 27 (Reuters) - The United States said on Wednesday new military incursions on Ukraine's eastern border indicate a Russian-directed c...

NATO: Russians Resume Buildup Near Ukraine Border

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV and JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG | Posted 08.19.2014 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is resuming its military buildup along the Ukrainian border in an apparent attempt to intimidate its neighbor, NATO's chief sai...

Putin Orders Russian Troops Near Ukraine To Return To Home Bases

AP | Posted 05.19.2014 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered troops deployed in regions near Ukraine to return to their home bases, the Kremlin said M...

Obama Removing Special Trade Benefits For Russia

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is removing special trade benefits for Russia because the country is too economically advanced to need them...

LOOK: NATO Satellite Photos Show Russian Military Buildup Near Ukraine

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2014 | World

By Adrian Croft MONS, Belgium, April 10 (Reuters) - NATO unveiled satellite photographs on Thursday it said showed Russian deployments...

U.S. Envoy: Tens Of Thousands Of Russian Troops Near Ukraine Border

Reuters | Posted 06.07.2014 | World

VIENNA, April 7 (Reuters) - The U.S. ambassador to the OSCE said Russia had amassed tens of thousands of troops near the border with Ukraine and cal...

Obama Calls On Putin To Pull Back Troops

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

(Adds comments on Putin) WASHINGTON, March 28 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Friday said Russia's troop buildup on the Ukraine ...

Ukraine And Russia's Troops Explained

AP | VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 03.03.2014 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has effectively seized control of Ukraine's strategic Crimean peninsula without firing a shot, but many in Ukraine and elsewher...