Russia sends troops into Ukraine to support pro-Russian separatists as Ukrainian government forces close in
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The Crimean Peninsula has a long history of both independence and reliance on Russia, a history complicated by Russia’s recent military occupation of the autonomous territory. With a foothold in the rebellion-ravaged Ukraine, will Russia stop at seizing Crimea? Or will they risk the West’s ire to bring Ukraine back under their influence by force?