Putin defends separatist drive in Crimea as legal

March 10, 2014 • World News

Russian former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky goes in the Independence Square to make a speach during a rally in Kiev, Ukraine, Sunday, March 9, 2014. Khodorkovsky, addressing a crowd on the square where demonstrators rose up against Ukraine’s Moscow-backed president, said on Sunday Russia had been complicit in police violence against the protesters. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday defended the separatist drive in the disputed Crimean Peninsula as in keeping with international law, but Ukraine’s prime minister vowed not to relinquish “a single centimeter” Login to read more

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