06 May 2021

Russian troops still in, around Ukraine: NATO chief Related news


ANKARA Tens of thousands of Russian troops remain in and around Ukraine, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday. "We have seen some reduction in the number of Russian troops, but tens of thousands remain, and we are also seeing that Russia has kept a lot of weapons ... and equipment," said Stoltenberg in a doorstep statement ahead of a meeting of the EU defense ministers in Brussels. The NATO chief said Russia was also imposing restrictions in the Black Sea, including on [...]