Russia Puts Troops on Alert as U.S. Broadens SanctionsSubmitted by emalvini on Sat, 06/21/2014 - 13:26
Russia Puts Troops on Alert as U.S. Broadens Sanctions
By With assistance from Terry Atlas Jun 21, 2014 6:21 AM PT
Russia put more than 65,000 troops on combat alert and ordered them to take part in a drill a day after Ukraine called a week-long cease-fire to quell violence in the eastern part of the country.