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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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Hague on 'show of support' tour to Russia's neighbours

The Foreign Secretary has attempted to reassure Ukraine that Britain is offering "practical help" to deal with the raging crisis as he begins a tour of former Soviet states.William Hague has arrived in Moldova for the first leg of the "show of support" trip that takes in Georgia as well as Ukraine.

The tour comes after days of intense violence, with dozens killed in the southern port city of Odessa and gun battles in the eastern flashpoint of Slaviansk that have killed four soldiers.

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