15 November 2021

Germany concerned about Russian troop movement near Ukraine Related news


BERLIN Germany on Monday voiced concern over Russia’s military build-up near the Ukrainian border. “We are following the military activities of Russia with concern,” Foreign Ministry spokesman Christofer Burger told a news conference in Berlin, adding that NATO allies have been closely monitoring the situation. “We all agree that a military escalation must be avoided,” he stressed, and called on Russian authorities to refrain from any action which can heighten tensions in the region. Burger [...]