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  אדר ב 2, 5774 , 04/03/14

U.S. Suspends Joint Military Drills with Russia

The United States has suspended all military engagements with Russia because of the crisis in Ukraine, including military exercises and port visits, as part of Washington's response to Moscow's seizure of Crimea, reports Reuters.

Monday’s announcement from the Pentagon came hours after President Barack Obama warned that the U.S. would look at a series of economic and diplomatic sanctions that would isolate Moscow.

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