Halt ‘Illegal’ Action: NATO

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  • The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has told Russia stop illegal military action in Ukraine
  • Post argument have spiraled after NATO said Russia had sent troops to fight in Ukraine and funnelled huge amounts of heavy weaponry to pro-Kremlin rebels
  • After the emergency meeting NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen said “We urge Russia to cease its illegal military actions, stop its support to armed separatists, and take immediate and verifiable steps towards de-escalation of this grave crisis”
  • Kiev and the West blame Russian troops behind counter-offensive that has seen the rebels seize swathes of southeastern territory from government forces
  • NATO is opening its door to Ukraine’s membership while Russian President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly denied Moscow is fuelling the conflict or having sent any troops
  • Mr.Putin demanded that Kiev hold “substantial” talks with the rebels who took up arms against it in April