Pro-Russia demonstrators in Crimean capital Simferopol
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Ukraine crisis: Russia's Crimea bill overwhelming, say supporters

President Vladimir Putin and the leaders of Crimea have signed a bill to absorb the peninsula into Russia.

Pro-Russians have been celebrating by waving a huge Crimean flag in the capital Simferopol's Lenin Square.

Mark Lowen reports.

  • 18 Mar
  • From the section Europe
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