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Russian Convoys Enter Ukraine Without Permissioni
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Zlatica Hoke
August 23, 2014 3:00 AM
Russian aid trucks have crossed the border into Ukraine's war-ravaged eastern city of Luhansk without permission from the government in Kyiv. The United States and European Union have condemned the move and are asking Moscow to withdraw the convoy. Russia has amassed thousands of troops on the border, raising concerns that it could use the conflict over the convoy as a pretext to invade eastern Ukraine. VOA's Zlatica Hoke has more.

Russian Convoys Enter Ukraine Without Permission

Zlatica Hoke

Published August 22, 2014

Russian aid trucks have crossed the border into Ukraine's war-ravaged eastern city of Luhansk without permission from the government in Kyiv. The United States and European Union have condemned the move and are asking Moscow to withdraw the convoy. Russia has amassed thousands of troops on the border, raising concerns that it could use the conflict over the convoy as a pretext to invade eastern Ukraine. VOA's Zlatica Hoke has more.


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