Russian aircraft entered Ukraine airspace: Pentagon

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Russian aircraft have repeatedly breached Ukraine’s airspace in the past 24 hours, a Pentagon spokesman said on Friday, and he called on Moscow to “take immediate steps to de-escalate the situation.””I can confirm that on several occasions in the last 24 hours, Russian aircraft have entered Ukrainian airspace,” the spokesman, Colonel Steve Warren, said.The disclosure came a day after the Pentagon sharply criticized Russia’s announcement of new military drills near the border with Ukraine. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Russian military activity along the border “dangerously destabilizing” and provocative.

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