NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine — “Russian forces have entered Ukraine,” President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday
Poroshenko canceled a trip and called an emergency meeting as concerns grew about the opening of a new front in the conflict. He summoned the nation’s security council as the strategic southeastern Ukraine town of Novoazovsk appeared firmly under the control of Russia-backed separatists.
“Today the president’s place is in Kiev,” Poroshenko said.
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