Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy visits positions of armed forces near the frontline with Russian-backed separatists during his working trip in Donbass region, Ukraine April 8, 2021. Ukrainian Presidential Press Service/Handout via REUTERS
Daily Mail: 'Ready for conflict': Putin's threat to the West is laid bare in new footage showing build-up of troops and military convoys on Ukraine's border as Kiev warns it could be provoked by Russian 'aggression'
* New footage claims to show inside of Russia's massive deployment on border
* Ukraine estimates there are now a staggering 85,000 Russian troops in the area
* There have been mounting tensions in the country's eastern Donbass region
* Andrii Taran, Ukraine's defence minister, issued a statement earlier today
* US is to dispatch two warships to sail through the Bosphorus on April 14 and 15
* Washington continuing to fly reconnaissance planes to monitor Russian activity
* But it comes as Russia claims to have intercepted an American RC-135 spy plane
Putin's threat to the West has been laid bare in new footage showing a build-up of troops and military convoys on Ukraine's border as Kiev warns it could be provoked by Russian 'aggression'.
The clip, with the caption 'ready for conflict', appeared to show Vladimir Putin's armored vehicles ploughing through the mud to maneuver into position.
The latest images to leak of the vast military build-up are evidently shot by Russian troops involved in the controversial deployment which has sparked deep worry in the West.
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