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Ukraine: Several BTRs and other military vehicles roll through the streets of Odessa

Ukraine’s behavior in the Kerch Strait is another example of a U.S. ally (or security dependent) trying to gain American military backing for its own parochial agenda. Georgia sought to do that in 2008 regarding its territorial dispute with Russia over two secessionist regions, Abkhazia and South Ossetia. A European Union-sponsored report subsequently concluded that […]

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S-300s on the move in Odessa, Ukraine

S-300s on the move in Odessa, Ukraine https://t.co/gLv4FwvRri pic.twitter.com/qNUBlFSegQ — Already Happened (@M3t4_tr0n) December 1, 2018 KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday his country had stepped up security at vital infrastructure sites such as nuclear power stations and Black Sea ports in the face of what he called a Russian test […]

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Endless column of Russian military vehicles (mainly BTRs) heading north toward Saky, Crimea

Russia continues preparing its military infrastructure in the occupied Crimea for deploying nuclear weapons in the area, Ukraine’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Volodymyr Yelchenko, told a UN Security Council briefing on the situation in Ukraine held in New York October 30. Endless column of Russian military vehicles (mainly BTRs) heading north toward Saky, […]