- Published on Mar 2, 2014
NATO members are set to meet in Brussels to discuss the ways to side with Ukraine against Russia. NATO’s chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen says Sunday’s meeting comes after Ukraine’s interim government requested the alliance’s support against Moscow. Meanwhile, the United States has stepped up intelligence operations to gather intelligence about Moscow’s actions and real intentions in neighboring Ukraine. According to the White House, President Barack Obama has warned Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a phone call to pull Russian troops out of Ukraine OR face political and economic isolation. And Putin has responded that Moscow will do everything to protect its interests in Ukraine.