Kiev accuses Russia over new tanks

February 20, 2015 10:12 PM

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KIEV: Kiev accused Russia Friday of sending more tanks and troops into eastern Ukraine and said they were heading toward the rebel-held town of Novoazovsk on the southern coast, expanding their presence on what it fears could be the next battlefront.

Russia did not immediately respond to the accusation, which, if confirmed, would go further to kill off a European-brokered truce that was met by relentless rebel advances after it came into force Sunday. Moscow has always denied accusations in the past that its forces are fighting in Ukraine.

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