Answer to Dictation 1
A top US general has warned of horrific consequences of any armed conflict.
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He said an invasion will not be cost free in terms of casualties.
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Larger in scale and scope in the massing of forces than anything we have seen.
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I think you'd have to go back quite a while into the Cold War days.
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It has no plans to invade and says US support for Ukraine is the biggest threat.
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Russia has accused the USA and NATO of being the aggressors.
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Moscow also called for Ukraine to be banned from joining NATO.
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NATO said Ukraine had the right to choose its own allies.
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Russia said NATO should end any military activity in Eastern Europe.
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It called for NATO not to deploy missiles in countries near or bordering Russia.
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