Ukraine Builds Up Defence Forces

Ukraine is training thousands of volunteers to join the National Guard in response to Russia's attempts to annex Crimea. The mass training programme follows an admission by Ukraine's army chiefs that the military is in poor shape, outgunned and outnumbered by Russian forces. A plan to call up 40, 000 reservists as well was approved by the Ukraine parliament on Monday The country's interior minister says it's not about war, it's a question of protection.

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