Any Russian ultimatum to Ukraine would be `dangerous`: US

Last Updated: Monday, March 3, 2014 - 23:45

Washington: Any Russian ultimatum to Ukraine threatening a possible attack would be a "dangerous escalation" of the tensions in Crimea, a US official said on Monday.
Washington was working to find out if Moscow has demanded Ukrainian leaders surrender or face an all-out assault. "If true" it would be "a dangerous escalation of the situation and we would hold Russia directly responsible," said State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki.

AFP

First Published: Monday, March 3, 2014 - 23:45

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