Putin Calls for Military Exercises near Volatile Ukraine

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Russian President Vladimir Putin today ordered a surprise military exercise of ground forces near the eastern border of troubled Ukraine. In Crimea, part of Ukraine itself, thousands of ethnic Russians are protesting the overthrow of former President Viktor Yanukovych. Steven Lee Myers is in Moscow for the New York Times.

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Steven Lee Myers - New York Times - @stevenleemyers

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Warren Olney

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