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#AceWorldNews says that the US Navy destroyer USS Truxtun has reportedly crossed the Dardanelles on Friday, as it heads into the Black Sea.
The US Navy earlier announced the guided missile destroyer’s “routine” deployment to conduct training with the Romanian and Bulgarian navy, saying it had been decided long before the crisis in Ukraine. 16 more words
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The Crimean parliament has voted to join Russia, with the Ukraine region’s deputy prime minister saying the decree was effective immediately and that Russian soldiers are the only legitimate forces in Crimea.
With an invasion, manufactured pro-Russia protest photos, and the grainy shots of armies marching against each other, it’s becoming very hard to reconcile Crimea, the strategically important piece of rocky shore real estate on the media, with the Crimea of my childhood memories. 1,054 more words