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March 4, 2014
Associated Press photo

Pro-Russian soldiers block the Ukrainian naval base in the village of Novoozerne, west of the Crimean capital Simferopol, Ukraine, on Monday. Ukraine says Russian forces controlling the strategic region of Crimea are demanding that the crew of two Ukrainian warships in Sevastopol’s harbor must surrender.