The US recorded the withdrawal of Russian troops from the border with Ukraine, said the Commissioner of the state Department of the United States Marie Harf.
" It happens, but not quickly. We hope It will be sooner, " she said, reports the information Agency". The President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin on may 19 he ordered the troops participating in the exercises in Rostov, Belgorod and Bryansk regions, return to places of permanent deployment. However, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said the Alliance had not noticed evidence of withdrawal of Russian troops from the border with Ukraine. Remember, Russia many times took steps to de-escalate the fall, reducing the military presence at the borders of Ukraine, but the United States and NATO reported that " does not see signs " these actions. Deputy defense Minister Anatoly Antonov noticed that NATO and the U.S. Department of defense cynically mislead the world community about the real situation on the border of Russia and Ukraine, where fifteen thousand Ukrainian soldiers. According to media reports, the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation after several statements of the leader of NATO suggested that Rasmussen vision problems. Equally on Wednesday in an interview to the French television channel Putin said that " no Russian military units or military instructors in the South-East the Ukrainethe was not." Putin asked Western colleagues to refrain from unfounded accusations and provide confirmation of the presence of Russian military in the square of Ukraine.