TITLE

Russian Military Rehearses Ukraine Peacekeeping Operation

AUTHOR(S)
McDermott, Roger
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Eurasia Daily Monitor;8/12/2014, Vol. 11 Issue 148, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
98369070

 

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