G7 Leaders Condemn Russian 'Violation', Ukraine Mobilises Army

G7 Leaders Condemn Russian 'Violation', Ukraine Mobilises Army

Via AFP:

Ukraine accused Russia on Monday of pouring more troops into Crimea and giving its forces an ultimatum to surrender as US President Barack Obama accused Moscow of being on the "wrong side of history" in Europe's worst standoff since the Cold War.

Both Washington and the European Union said they were looking at a range of sanctions against Russia for its threat to use force against an ex-Soviet neighbour for the first time since a brief 2008 conflict with Georgia.

Russia's Black Sea Fleet however denied it had issued an ultimatum to Ukranian forces and the country's parliament speaker s...

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