Ukraine army says won't get involved in politics

by Reuters
Saturday, 22 February 2014 14:30 GMT

KIEV, Feb 22 (Reuters) - The armed forces of Ukraine will not become involved in any political conflict, the military general staff said in a statement posted on the website of the defence ministry on Saturday.

"The armed forces of Ukraine are loyal to their constitutional obligations and cannot be pulled into domestic political conflict," it said. (Writing by Matt Robinson)

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