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Kiev Says Russia Masses 4,000 Troops in Crimea on Ukraine Border

Thursday, 18 September 2014 06:49 AM

The government in Kiev said Thursday that Russia had massed around 4,000 troops stationed in annexed Crimea on the border with Ukraine.

"According to our information, almost all military units of the Russian Federation stationed in the north of occupied Crimea... were pushed to the administrative border with Ukraine along with all their equipment and ammunition," National Security and Defence Council spokesman Andriy Lysenko told reporters.


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