Putin formally annexes Crimea as Ukraine, Europe sign deal

«Previous
5 of 44 Photos
Next »
Read the story
Ukraine
«
  • Russia Putin
  • Russia Crimea
  • Ukraine
  • Ukraine
  • APTOPIX Russia Putin
  • Ukraine
  • Ukraine
»
Ukraine
Ukrainian border guards run to take their positions during training at a military camp in the village of Alekseyevka on the Ukrainian-Russian border, eastern Ukraine, Friday, March 21, 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a resolution approved by parliament to annex Crimea. Putin also says there is no need for further Russian action against the West beyond some individual sanctions announced yesterday. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)