Russian Military Buildup Near Ukraine Increases Tension Between Putin And NATO

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Russian President Vladimir Putin recently warned NATO against deploying troops and weapons to Ukraine, saying it represents a red line for Russia and would trigger a strong response. However, Ukrainian and Western officials have expressed worries this month that a Russian military buildup near Ukraine could signal plans for a Moscow invasion. Putin suggests Russia and the West should negotiate agreements that take the parties’ security interests into account.