Putin Calls Obama To Talk Ukraine

wochit politics
March 28, 2014 AT 1:20 PM
President Barack Obama is urging Russian President Vladimir Putin to pull back Russian troops from the border with Ukraine. Obama says Ukraine's government is pursuing de-escalation despite Russia's incursion into Crimea. The call comes as Ukraine's government and the West are concerned about a possible Russian invasion in eastern Ukraine. President Obama says sanctions will increase if Russia continues its current course: