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Crimeans queue up to apply for Russian passports

20 March 2014 Last updated at 19:51 GMT

Military personnel and residents of Crimea have been queuing up to apply for Russian passports.

In Sevastopol, where the Russian navy has its main base, people waiting outside the local passport office voiced their hopes of a better future as Russian citizens.

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