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Kyiv Accuses Russia of Deploying 9,000 Troops in Ukraine

  • Henry Ridgwell

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has accused Russia of deploying 9,000 soldiers and 500 tanks on Ukrainian soil — and is demanding that Moscow withdraw its forces and return to the so-called Minsk cease-fire agreement. The Ukrainian demand follows intense fighting in the eastern regions of Luhansk and Donetsk. VOA's Henry Ridgwell reports.

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