http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1058000/1058879_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1547078136_16a2e226d3407181c6f53bbfae275a42 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said the
Russia has effectively taken control of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula without a shot fired in anger. Now a larger question looms: What is Russian President Vladimir Putin's ultimate goal in Ukraine? Russia
World / Updated March 8, 2014, 3:31 PM GMT A convoy of hundreds of Russian soldiers in 50 trucks and eight armored vehicles drove into a base near Crimea's capital Simferopol on Saturday, Reuters reported.
Members of pro-Russian forces and Ukraine's military have engaged in several tense standoffs in the largely autonomous region of Crimea, but they have also avoided violence in what's widely seen as a and