Russia to hold war games in show of strength near Ukraine




 
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August 4th, 2014  
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Topic: Russia to hold war games in show of strength near Ukraine


By Timothy Heritage and Maria Tsvetkova MOSCOW/DONESTSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Russia announced military exercises near the border with Ukraine on Monday in a show of strength as the Ukrainian army recaptured more territory from pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country. The move could alarm Western powers which have accused Russia of beefing up its troops along its border with Ukraine and arming the rebels in eastern Ukraine, although Moscow denies the accusations.




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