Crimea votes to join Russia, accelerating Ukraine crisis

March 6, 2014 at 8:52 am in Uncategorized

By Alissa de Carbonnel

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (Reuters) – Crimea’s parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum within 10 days on the decision in a dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com