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Trump blames Obama for losing Crimea

CNN - 15 Jun 2018
Trump blames Obama for losing Crimea. President Trump says it's possible he will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin this summer and said former President Obama lost Crimea because Putin didn't respect him. Source: CNN ...

Massive Power Outage Hits Crimea

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 13 Jun 2018
A total blackout temporarily hit Crimea after what Russian officials said was an automatic shutoff at a substation providing power to the Russian-controlled Black Sea peninsula. Shopping centers were dark and trolleybuses stood still in Simferopol, the ...

Trump makes misleading claims about Crimea, FBI, North Korea

CBS News - 15 Jun 2018
President Trump's unexpected Friday morning media blitz allowed him to share his opinions on a host of contentious issues, from his performance at the Singapore summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un to the Department of Justice inspector general's ...

Crimea. Territory of torture

UNIAN - 14 Jun 2018
Russia's crimes against Crimea and its residents did not end with the actual occupation. And although Putin's regime still does not allow international observers to Crimea, some information is coming through. Since the beginning of the annexation ...

Russian Forces Practice Fighter-Jet Shootout Over Crimea

Newsweek - 11 Jun 2018
The exercise drafted crews of Su-27 and Su-30 fighters in annexed Crimea going over a handful of air combat maneuvers, the Russian Ministry of Defense said in a statement. The wider drill involved a total of 6,000 military personnel, including 100 ...

UNIAN: Russian-occupied Crimea drying out

Kyiv Post - 11 Jun 2018
Ukraine's Deputy Minister for temporarily occupied areas and internally displaced persons Yuriy Hrymchak says Russian-annexed Crimea, which was supplied with water from mainland Ukraine, is completely drying up, and the occupiers will not be able to ...

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