Russia Rebuts Growing U.S. Warnings of Attack on Ukraine

MOSCOW—The Kremlin denied that a buildup of Russian military forces in close proximity to Ukraine was a prelude to invasion, and accused Washington of destabilizing the location.

U.S. officials more than the past week have supplied European allies new facts that Washington claims shows Russia creating up forces and navy belongings that could be used to assault Ukraine, two senior European diplomats mentioned Monday.