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Russia pulls some troops from Ukraine border
Defence Ministry announces withdrawal of one battalion, a day after US and Russia held talks in Paris.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 21:01 GMT
Russia 'starts' Ukraine border pullout
Reported drawdown of troops takes place as US and Russian foreign ministers meet to discuss crisis.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2014 14:20 GMT
Ukraine activists vow to fight for Crimea
As Russia brings Crimea into the fold, those who helped oust Yanukovich-led government pledge to 'get it back'.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 12:41 GMT
Putin defiant over Crimea despite sanctions
Kremlin says president has approved draft treaty to make Ukrainian region part of Russia despite Western condemnation.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2014 10:33 GMT
Russian ruse, Ukrainian crisis
How far will Moscow go with its 'green men' and deceitful rhetoric?
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 11:09 GMT
Russia declares support for Crimea breakaway
Rally held in Moscow as parliament welcomes region's delegation after backing controversial vote to secede from Ukraine.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 22:52 GMT
Russia rallies support for Crimea breakaway
Top politician in Moscow says region of Ukraine would be welcomed as "equal subject of the Russian Federation".
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 18:41 GMT
Putin says Russia and US far apart on Ukraine
Presidents fail to find common ground during second phone call in six days on escalating crisis.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 13:25 GMT
Crimean city declares itself part of Russia
Sevastopol, home to Russian naval fleet, says it is leaving Ukraine, as pressure mounts on Kiev over Crimea area.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2014 04:59 GMT
Crimea parliament votes to join Russia
Deputy PM says decree effective immediately, and calls on Ukraine troops in region to accept Russian rule or leave.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2014 17:37 GMT
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