US warns will not accept any use of Russian troops in Ukraine

The United States warned Friday it would not accept any use of Russian military forces in eastern Ukraine and bemoaned what it said was a build-up or Moscow`s forces on the border.

AFP| Last Updated: Jun 21, 2014, 00:17 AM IST

Washington: The United States warned Friday it would not accept any use of Russian military forces in eastern Ukraine and bemoaned what it said was a build-up or Moscow`s forces on the border.

"We are monitoring the situation carefully.
We will not accept the use of any Russian military forces in eastern Ukraine," said Josh Earnest, a White House spokesman.