US warns Russia as Kremlin talks about war threat in Ukraine
The Indian Express Delhi|December 03, 2021
THE KREMLIN voiced concern Thursday about a possible escalation of fighting in a separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine as the US issued a strong warning to Russia to stay away from Ukraine.
VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV

Ukrainian and Western officials have worried about a Russian troop buildup near Ukraine, fearing it could herald an invasion. But Moscow has insisted it has no such intention and accused Ukraine and its Western backers of making up the claims to cover up their own allegedly aggressive designs.

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at their meeting in Stockholm on Thursday that “if Russia decides to pursue confrontation, there will be serious consequences,” adding that “the best way to avert a crisis is through diplomacy.”

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