Russian Military Rehearses Ukraine Peacekeeping Operation

McDermott, Roger
August 2014
Eurasia Daily Monitor;8/12/2014, Vol. 11 Issue 148, p1
The article reports on the role of Russia's Armed Forces in drilling its peacekeeping forces in possible anticipation of sending them to Ukraine. Russia is said to have kept the threat of large-scale invasion lurking in the background. Troop build-ups in close proximity to the Ukrainian border appeared to threaten an escalation of the conflict.


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