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Biden considering deploying troops near Russia amid Ukraine invasion threat

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With fears rising that Russia could invade Ukraine, President Biden is considering a major show of force, putting 8,500 troops on heightened alert mostly as part of a NATO response force. The U.S. is now ordering embassy families and civilians to leave Ukraine on commercial flights while they can. 

Appearing:Lester Holt
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