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Ukraine says more Russian troops crossed border; fighting escalates
Ukraine says more Russian troops crossed border; fighting escalates

Ukraine's president on Wednesday accused Russia of moving additional troops and military hardware into his country, a charge the Moscow quickly denied amid intense fighting in eastern Ukraine. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, President Petro Poroshenko said the latest incursion presented “a grave danger for the escalation” of clashes in the east. “The situation is getting worse because now we have information that more than 2,000 additional Russian troops are crossing our border together with 200 tanks and armored personnel carriers,” Poroshenko said in a Bloomberg TV interview. He did not say when the incursion occurred. The...

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