Legislators Begin Crimea’s Split From Ukraine


A day after the contested referendum, legislators in Crimea moved swiftly to begin the process of splitting from Ukraine. The regional Parliament declared that Crimea is an independent state, set to join the Russian Federation.  CCTV’s Andy Saputra reports.

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What could the situation in Crimea mean for the rest of Ukraine? To discuss this, anchor Mike Walter is joined by Job Henning, Senior Fellow at the Truman Project; and Eugene Chausovsky, Eurasia Analyst at Stratfor Global Intelligence.