JNN 26 Mar 2014 Kiev : Thousands of people have poured to the streets in a Number of Eastern Ukrainian cities, calling for a referendum like the one held in the Crimean region to break away from Ukraine and join Russia.
JNN 21 Mar 2014 Moscow : Pro-Russian politicians and activists in Moldova’s breakaway Trans-Dniester region have asked the Russian parliament to draft a law that would allow their territory to join Russia. Continue reading
JNN 19 Mar 2014 MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin and leaders of Crimea signed a treaty on Tuesday accepting the Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol as part of the Russian territory. Continue reading
JNN 17 Mar 2014 Sevastopol : The Republic of Crimea has addressed the UN seeking recognition as a sovereign state and called on Russia to integrate it into the Russian Federation. 96.77 percent of the Crimean population voted ‘for’ the integration in a referendum. Continue reading
JNN 11 Mar 2014 Kiev : A US unmanned reconnaissance aircraft has allegedly been shot down over Crimea.The parliament of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea has adopted an independence declaration from Ukraine which is necessary for holding a March 16 referendum. Continue reading
JNN 06 Mar 2014 Kiev : The Crimean parliament has voted for the region to join Russia. The decision will only come in force if approved by the Crimeans at a referendum which will be held in 10 days. Continue reading