Jose Manuel Barroso
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Ukraine crisis: Barroso 'Ukraine must decide own future'

Ukrainians must decide their own future, the president of the European Commission has warned.

Speaking in Brussels, Jose Manuel Barroso said that their "freedom and security must be guaranteed and that their territorial integrity has to be respected."

Mr Barroso also said he expected no-one to oppose the deployment of international observers to Crimea.

  • 05 Mar 2014
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