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U.S. troops crossed into Romania from Hungary late Wednseday. About 1,000 U.S. troops are being deploy
ed there because of the Russia-Ukraine crisis.
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The U.S. calls Russian troop deploy
ment in two separatist areas of Ukraine "the beginning of an invasion".
Russia said Monday that it recognized the two as independent states.