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  3/21/2014, Adar Bet 19, 5774

Putin Completes Annexation of Crimea


Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed the final legal document which completes the annexation of the Crimean peninsula. 

The document was signed at a ceremony in the Kremlin, during which it was determined that two administrative districts have been added to Russia: Crimea and the port city of Sevastopol.

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