US Gen Philip Breedlove
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Ukraine crisis: Russian troops crossed border, Nato says

Nato officials have seen Russian military equipment and Russian combat troops entering Ukraine this week, its top commander says.

US Gen Philip Breedlove said "Russian tanks, Russian artillery, Russian air defence systems and Russian combat troops" were sighted.

Russia's defence ministry denied that its troops were in eastern Ukraine to help pro-Russian separatists there.

  • 12 Nov 2014
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