US accuses Russia of orchestrating a new military campaign in Ukraine

A State Department spokeswoman said Wednesday, Russian forces as well as rocket launders and armored vehicles are being sent into Eastern Ukraine, in a Russian-directed counteroffensive against the Ukrainian military.

By , Associated Press

The Obama administration accused Russia on Wednesday of orchestrating a new military campaign in Ukraine that is helping rebel forces expand their fight in the country's east and sending tanks, rocket launchers and armored vehicles toward communities elsewhere.