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TODAY   |  March 21, 2014

Putin signs Crimea takeover laws

This morning Russian President Vladimir Putin signed laws officially making Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula part of Russia.

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>>> well, this morning, russian president vladimir putin signed laws officially making ukraine's crimean peninsula part of russia. and despite expanded sanctions, there are ominous signs that moscow's interference in ukraine may not be over. on thursday, masked militia men stormed a ukrainian ship in crimea's largest port and raised the russian flag . and the russian army is conducting live fire maneuvers near the ukrainian border.