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Breakthrough hopes dented as Ukraine accuses Russia of new incursion

Aug 27, 2014    

KIEV/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukraine accused Russia of launching a new military incursion across its eastern border on Wednesday, as hopes quickly faded that Tuesday's talks between their two presidents might mark a turning point in a five-month-old crisis.Accusations of direct Russian support for pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine have prompted Western governments to impose sanctions on Moscow, despite its vehement denials, and fanned tensions with NATO to levels not seen since the Cold War.Ukrainian military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said a group of Russian soldiers had crossed the border...

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