Eastern Ukrainians Split Whether to Join Russia

Debate on Annexing Crimea

While the strategic Crimean peninsula continues to be the flash point in this crisis, tensions are also mounting across eastern Ukraine, closest to the Russian border. But the clashes between those who want an independent Ukraine, and those who wish to be part of Russia aren’t necessarily along language lines. Some Russian speaking people in Eastern Ukraine consider themselves more Ukrainian than Russian. CCTV’s Jack Barton reports from Donetsk where he finds that Eastern Ukrainians are split in their opinion on joining Russia.