Russia must respect Ukraine's sovereignty - NATO chief

by Reuters
Saturday, 1 March 2014 18:51 GMT

MOSCOW, March 1 (Reuters) - Russia must respect Ukraine's sovereignty, territorial integrity and borders, including with regard to movement of Russian forces in Ukraine, NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen tweeted on Saturday.

"Urgent need for de-escalation in Crimea. NATO allies continue to coordinate closely," Rasmussen said. (Reporting by Lidia Kelly; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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