Tensions over Ukraine: NATO sends reinforcements to eastern Europe

MOSCOW/BRUSSELS: NATO said on Monday it was putting forces on standby and reinforcing eastern Europe with more ships and fighter jets, and could also send additional troops to its south-east flank, in what Russia denounced as an escalation of tensions over Ukraine. Welcoming a series of deployments announced by alliance members in recent days, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said NATO would take “all necessary measures.” … Continue reading Tensions over Ukraine: NATO sends reinforcements to eastern Europe