West rebuffed on Crimea (67)

The Times of Malta 2014.03.06 12:05
Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Russian government meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, yesterday. Photo: Reuters Russia rebuffed Western demands to withdraw forces in Ukraine's Crimea region to their bases yesterday amid a day of high-stakes diplomacy in Paris aimed at easing tensions over Ukraine and averting the risk of war. The European Union offered Ukraine's new pro-Western government EUR11
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