As Crimea prepares for a referendum on its future, its native Muslim residents are preparing for the worst. Natalia Antelava on the scene: http://nyr.kr/1n0PwhX
“There are about three hundred thousand Crimean Tatars on the peninsula, and although they constitute only fifteen per cent of…
Protesters have repeatedly painted a WWII Soviet monument in Bulgaria to voice anti-Russian sentiments.
A woman poses for a picture with figures of Soviet soldiers at the base of a Soviet Army monument, parts of which have been painted in the colors of the Ukrainian flag by an unknown person, in Sofia, Bulgaria, February 23, 2014. The Ukrainian flag and the statement “Glory to Ukraine!” was painted on the monument overnight in what appears to be a gesture of support for Ukrainian protesters. REUTERS/Pierre Marsaut
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