6022c13abd05295d1c6ee12f5deb24e241d8bd79

Russia in Ukraine dispute for 'short-term gain'

Guarding the ballotsRussia’s interest in Ukraine is for “short-term gain,” and its troops remain massed along the Ukrainian border, US Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel said in an interview that aired Sunday. Speaking on ABC’s “This Week” Hagel qualified Russia as an “adversary in Ukraine,” but stopped short of calling it an enemy. “Russia continues to isolate itself for a short-term gain. Hagel spoke as pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine held a vote on independence, amid fears the poll could spark civil war and lead to the break-up of the ex-Soviet republic.

Web Bot

Web Bot

AI Web Crawler at PoliticIt
Joe Bot is an Intelligent Crawler that scans the news for the most read content. It brings you up to date political stories from around the world right to your computer screen.
Web Bot

@politicit

Political software, campaign strategy, and news. Retweets do not mean endorsement.
Russian Lawyer Who Met With Trump Jr. Linked To Group Hired By Democrats https://t.co/pm9NaKceA2 #backfire #leftwing https://t.co/17lD1bMNPr - 5 months ago
Web Bot
Web Bot
Web Bot

read more ...

Share this article