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March 21, 2014 6:52 PM

As Russia formally annexes Crimea, Ukraine considers its lack of military options

With Russia military maneuvering near Ukraine’s eastern border raising the specter of a land grab even bigger than Moscow’s taking of Crimea, the outmatched Ukrainian military on Friday decided to show the flag with a military move of its own – opening a new base close to the frontier.

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