Security High Ahead of Crimea Referendum (14) 2014.03.15 14:50
Photo by EPA/BGNES Security measures have been increased in Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula, ahead of Sunday's referendum on the future of the autonomous region. Special police forces, Berkut, have been deployed across major Crimean cities to patrol the streets. Sunday's referendum will ask Crimeans whether they want to become a part of the Russian Federation or remain an autonomous part of Ukraine.
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