'Sham' referendums on joining Russia underway in occupied parts of Ukraine

'Sham' referendums on joining Russia underway in occupied parts of Ukraine

NATO promises more help for Ukraine in response to 'sham' votes Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com BRUSSELS, Sept 23 (Reuters) - NATO will ramp up its help for Kyiv in response to Russia's "sham" referendums in occupied territories of Ukraine, the alliance's Secretary-General, Jens Stoltenberg, said on Friday. He spoke as Moscow launched the votes on the four regions joining Russia, in what Kyiv and its allies say is a ruse to annex the territories and escalate …