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Ukraine says Russian army officers fighting alongside rebels
| Mon Jul 14, 2014 5:55pm EDT
| Natalia Zinets and Richard Balmforth
Posted on 07/14/2014 6:13:16 PM PDT by WhiskeyX
(Reuters) - Ukraine accused Russian army officers on Monday of fighting alongside separatists in the east of the country and said Moscow was once more building up its troops on the joint border.
A missile that downed a Ukrainian transport plane carrying eight people near the border was probably fired from Russia, Ukrainian officials said.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; Russia
KEYWORDS: mercenaries; russia; ukraine
posted on 07/14/2014 6:13:16 PM PDT
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