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Neighboring Nations Wary as Ukraine's Crimea Remains Occupied by Pro-Russian Forcesi
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Arash Arabasadi
March 10, 2014 7:44 PM
As the buildup of pro-Russian forces in the Crimea region of Ukraine continues, officials in Kyiv say that as many as 18,000 occupiers are in the region. The tense standoff is reminiscent of the 2008 conflict with Georgia, and VOA's Arash Arabasadi reports other neighbors are taking notice.

Neighboring Nations Wary as Ukraine's Crimea Remains Occupied by Pro-Russian Forces

Arash Arabasadi

Published March 10, 2014

As the buildup of pro-Russian forces in the Crimea region of Ukraine continues, officials in Kyiv say that as many as 18,000 occupiers are in the region. The tense standoff is reminiscent of the 2008 conflict with Georgia, and VOA's Arash Arabasadi reports other neighbors are taking notice.


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