Crimean Parliament Votes To Join Russia As EU Mulls Action On Ukraine (85)

GlobalSecurity.org 2014.03.06 23:48
March 06, 2014 by RFE/RL The parliament in Ukraine's Crimea region has voted to join Russia, as EU leaders began discussing a response to the occupation of Crimea by Russian forces. Crimea's First Deputy Prime Minister Rustam Temirgaliyev said a referendum on the issue will be held on March 16 - much earlier than previously announced.
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