Russia Preparing to Invade Ukraine

Russia has massed around 20,000 combat-ready troops on Ukraine’s border and could use the pretext of a humanitarian mission to invade, Nato said yesterday, its starkest warning yet that Moscow could soon mount a ground assault against its neighbour.

President Vladimir Putin announced Moscow’s biggest economic response to western sanctions, launching a tit-for-tat trade war by ordering his government to restrict imports of food from countries that have imposed sanctions on Russia.

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