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Cameron offers more Typhoons for Nato air mission

Britain will offer another two Typhoon warplanes to patrol the skies of eastern Europe amid continuing tensions with Russia over the Ukraine cris, David Cameron has said.

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Russian Military Attache ordered to leave Ukraine

A pro-Russian activist holds a Russian flag during a storming of the regional government headquarters in Luhansk. Credit: Reuters/Vasily Fedosenko

The Russian military attaché to Ukraine has been accused of spying by the Kiev government and ordered to leave the country, Interfax-Ukraine has reported.

The military attaché is part of the Russian diplomatic staff in the country and was detained over allegations of undertaking "espionage activities" which are not "in accordance with his diplomatic status", the Ukraine Foreign Ministry is reported as saying.

The name of the attaché was not released.

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