April 8, 2014
Putin's War of Nerves in Ukraine
David Blair, Daily Telegraph
The Associated Press
Will Vladimir Putin take the next step and invade eastern Ukraine? He certainly has the forces available: anything between 30,000 and 50,000 Russian troops are massed near Ukraine’s border, depending on whose figures you believe. Only a token number were withdrawn after Putin offered assurances of a de-escalation last month.
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