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Can Muscovites point to Crimea on a map?

8 May 2014 Last updated at 20:09 BST

A recent survey in the US showed that only one in six Americans are able to find Ukraine on a map of the world.

The BBC's Russian Service took to the streets of the Russian capital with a similar test to see if a random selection of Muscovites could locate Crimea on a map.

Yulia Ochetova reports.

Video produced by BBC Russian's Oleg Boldyrev