August 17, 2022
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Russia still building forces on Ukraine border, says top Nato official

Nato secretary general contradicts Russian president Vladimir Putin’s claim of ‘partial’ withdrawal

Russia is continuing to send troops to what is now the biggest concentration of forces in Europe since the cold war, contradicting Moscow’s claims of a drawdown on Ukraine’s border, Nato’s secretary general has said.

Despite suggestions from Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, that a “partial” withdrawal was in effect, Jens Stoltenberg said Russian military capability was only increasing in number and strength.

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