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    Putin describes secret meeting when Russia decided to take Crimea
    Mar09

    Putin describes secret meeting when Russia decided to take Crimea

    Kremlin originally denied that it had sent troops into Crimea, but Putin later announced on state television that Russian troops had been sent in …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Vladimir Putin describes secret meeting when Russia decided to take Crimea
    Mar09

    Vladimir Putin describes secret meeting when Russia decided to take Crimea

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has described a secret meeting with officials last year when Russia decided it would take Crimea — the Black Sea region Moscow annexed from Ukraine last March. …read more Source: FOX...

    Putin Describes Secret Meeting to Take Crimea
    Mar09

    Putin Describes Secret Meeting to Take Crimea

    Vladimir Putin describes secret meeting when Russia decided to take Crimea …read more Source: ABC...

    Putin describes secret meeting to take Crimea
    Mar09

    Putin describes secret meeting to take Crimea

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has described a secret meeting with officials last year when Russia decided it would take Crimea —… …read more Source:...

    Putin discusses secret meeting when he gave order to annex Crimea
    Mar09

    Putin discusses secret meeting when he gave order to annex Crimea

    KIEV, Ukraine — A year after “little green men” mysteriously appeared on Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula, Russian President Vladimir Putin is revealing when he gave the secret order to send in the troops to annex the region, redrawing Europe’s borders. In a trailer released for an upcoming documentary on the state-run Rossiya...

    Maps: How Ukraine became Ukraine
    Mar09

    Maps: How Ukraine became Ukraine

    For the past year, Ukraine has been plunged into chaos. Mass protests against pro-Moscow President Viktor Yanukovych led to his ouster in February 2014. That sparked a spiraling crisis: a fledgling interim government in Kiev looked on as Russia first seized and then annexed the territory of Crimea, a strategic Black Sea peninsula. A pro-Russian...

    Ukraine Says Rebels Violating Cease-Fire
    Mar09

    Ukraine Says Rebels Violating Cease-Fire

    The Ukrainian military said on March 9 that Russian-backed separatists violated a cease-fire several times overnight. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Germany’s Merkel Reminds Japan to Face Wartime Past
    Mar09

    Germany’s Merkel Reminds Japan to Face Wartime Past

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel said during her visit to Japan on Monday that Russia’s actions in Eastern Ukraine are jeopardizing the free world order but said diplomacy could still resolve the situation. “But this free world order is anything but a matter of course, rather it is in jeopardy. Through the annexation of Crimea in violation...

    Tensions Run High Along Ceasefire Line in Eastern Ukraine
    Mar09

    Tensions Run High Along Ceasefire Line in Eastern Ukraine

    The guns are silent in the rebel-controlled village of Molochnoye in eastern Ukraine… …but the atmosphere is tense. A shaky ceasefire holds with Ukrainian troops…some of whom sit just four kilometers away. Both sides regularly accuse each other of continued violence. But the local rebel commander insists his side has complied...

    Eastern Ukraine’s escalating human toll
    Mar09

    Eastern Ukraine’s escalating human toll

    Displaced families, scarred children, devastated infrastructure: While soldiers fight, civilians bear the brunt of the suffering …read more Source: The Globe and...