March 18, 2014

Putin's Claim to Crimea Is Pure Fiction

Oleg Shynkarenko, The Daily Beast

The Associated Press

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced today that Crimea and its main port, Sevastopol, will become part of the Russian Federation, a move that is likely to bring more and heavier sanctions. He did this, he said, because the Russian people want it and especially because the Crimean people want it.

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