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March 19, 2014

William Saletan: The Crimean farce

The people of Crimea have spoken. In Sunday’s referendum, they voted overwhelmingly to secede from Ukraine and join Russia. According to Russia’s Itar-Tass news agency, the vote was 93 to 7 percent. According to Russia Today, it was 96 to 3 percent.

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