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Russian troops occupy Ukraine’s Crimea region

March 2, 2014
By TIM SULLIVAN , THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine - Russian troops took over the strategic Crimean peninsula Saturday without firing a shot. The newly installed government in Kiev was powerless to react, and despite calls by U.S. President Barack Obama for Russia to pull back its forces, Western governments had few options to counter Russia's military moves.

 
 
 

 

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