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    Crimea Declares Independencei
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    March 17, 2014 7:28 PM
    Pro-Russian lawmakers in Crimea have declared their Black Sea region an independent state, the day after a referendum that ended with an overwhelming vote to join with Moscow. VOA’s Elizabeth Arrott has more from the regional capital, Simferopol.

    Crimea Declares Independence

    Published March 17, 2014

    Pro-Russian lawmakers in Crimea have declared their Black Sea region an independent state, the day after a referendum that ended with an overwhelming vote to join with Moscow. VOA’s Elizabeth Arrott has more from the regional capital, Simferopol.


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