Russia continues to increase the number of its troops near the border with Ukraine. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said this at a briefing.
“ We are closely monitoring this, and as for the number, I would not now give an assessment of what we see here. But I can say that we continue to see movement, we continue to see an increase in their strength '', & mdash; he said.
According to him, the Russian military leadership is sending “ various types of units that continue to assemble on, or not on, but close to the Ukrainian border. ''
Kirby noted that The United States “ continues to observe with great concern the movements of Russian military units near the border with Ukraine. '' “ We continue to urge Russia to be more transparent about what it does, what its intentions are, what units it places there and for what purpose, '' & mdash; he concluded.
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